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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), from 25 - 29 September. Over 700 people involved... 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 that present a chemical-free method for extracting... read more

Gold mill
28 June 2016

A joint University of British Columbia and UNSW Australia/Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices study developed a chemical-free method for extracting gold from gravity concentrate middlings.

Associate Professor Michael Hitch
20 April 2016

Associate Professor Michael Hitch becomes the new Director of the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices.


19 January 2016

Research by a team from the Australian Centre for Sustainable Mining Practices (ACSMP) at UNSW Australia is looking at future scenarios for mine voids that are left by open cut mines in the Hunter Valley

Study Author and PhD Candidate Katarina David
12 October 2015

UNSW Australia researchers have used new water-tracing technology in the Sydney Basin for the first time to determine how groundwater moves in the different layers of rock below the surface.