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ACSMP is recognised by both government and industry in Australia and internationally as an authority in sustainable mining practices
ACSMP staff have diverse research experience and collaborate in sustainble mining practices
ACSMP is strengthening key industry and government relations and commencing new research projects.

Latest News & Events

ACSMP researchers present findings at recent Hydrogeology Congress
4 October 2016

ACSMP researchers presented their findings at the recent Hydrogeology Congress in Montpellier, organised by the French and German chapters of the International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH)... read more

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15 August 2016

David Laurence is on a mission to quench the global thirst for sustainable mining education.

Improved gold recovery processes
1 August 2016

ACSMP Director, Associate Professor Michael Hitch in collaboration with researchers at the Norman B. Keevil Institute of Mining Engineering at the University of British Columbia has just published new research findings on gold recovery processes... read more

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The Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices, located in the School of Mining Engineering and is recognised by both government and industry in Australia and internationally for being an authority in sustainable mining practices. 

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