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Conferencia Minera de Honduras
Events, News

Raptor Mining at the Honduran Mining Conference

Raptor Mining featured at the Honduran Mining Conference to talk about the Minamata Convention on mercury

Raptor Mining recently featured at an important Honduran Mining conference. The conference devoted a significant amount of time to discussing the Minamata Convention and how it applies to the mining industry. The Minamata Convention on Mercury is an international treaty intended to protect people and the environment from the harm caused by exposure to mercury. The chairman of the international committee overseeing the Minamata Convention, Fernando Lugris, was in attendance. As a pioneer and leader in sustainable mining, Raptor shared its vision for Honduras, Latin America, and the world.

Raptor Mining Equipment Testing a Success
News

Raptor Mining Equipment is Approved for Operation

For the months of August, our Raptor Mining team was in Riggins, Idaho testing our equipment before our trip to Honduras. After making some minor adjustments and modifications to perfect our Mercury recovery system, we are ready to go with full confidence. We would like to thank the local miners and businesses of Riggins, Idaho U.S.A. for all the help and hospitality.

Raptor Mining is an eco-friendly mining company devoted to using environmentally safe practices to profitably and safely recover gold and mercury from Honduras while sharing profits with the local communities where we operate.

Raptor Mining and El Corpus Clean Up Project
News

Environmental Clean Up in El Corpus, Honduras

This September, Raptor Mining had the honor of signing the contract for the very FIRST environmental mercury cleanup project in the entire municipality of El Corpus, Department of Choluteca.

El Corpus is a mining town made up of 17 villages which have all been decimated by the effects of artisanal mining practices.  These traditional methods use mercury which destroys the environment and the health of the local communities.

Raptor Mining is an eco-friendly mining company devoted to using environmentally safe practices to profitably and safely recover gold and mercury from Honduras while sharing profits with the local communities where we operate.

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