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Heavy rains in Chile cause mining tailing overflow

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Damaged Las Cenizas tailings dam following heavy rains, in Chile
July 03, 2024
Reuters

CABILDO, Chile (Reuters) - As heavy rains continue to pummel Chile, cutting off areas of the country and damaging thousands of homes, one community is dealing with a tailings dam rupture that has sent heavy metals throughout the community and nearby water supplies.

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