Nieuw project gestart: Assessing tailing behaviour and use of flocculants in deep sea mining projects
Chatham Rock Phosphate (CRP) aims to be the premier supplier of direct application phosphate to the New Zealand and global agricultural sector, supporting sustainable farming and agricultural processes. To realize this objective phosphate will be mined at the 400 meter deep Chatham Rise, located in the SW South Pacific Ocean. Chatham Rock
Phosphate’s failure to get an environmental consent for marine mining in New Zealand is one example of the increasing global need to develop validated tools and methodologies to predict, adaptively manage and
reduce the environmental effects of marine mining.