Mines under assessment

This page is updated regularly with progress of mine site audits. They are divided into completed audits, and ongoing audits. Within each category, the most recent assessments are displayed first.

Mines with ongoing audits

Mined materials: Lithium brine, Potash, Bischofite, Halite, Sylvinite

Country: Chile

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way. (Stage 2 completed)

Mototolo-Der Brochen

Rustenburg Platinum Mines Ltd. (Anglo American)

Mined materials: Chromium, Cobalt, Copper, Gold, Iridium, Nickel, Osumium, Palladium, Platinum,  Rhodium, Ruthenium, Silver

Country: South Africa

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Amandelbult Mining Complex

Rustenburg Platinum Mines Ltd. (Anglo American)

Mined materials: Chromium, Gold, Iridium, Palladium, Platinum, Rhodium, Ruthenium

Country: South Africa

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Fenix

Livent

Mined materials: Lithium brine (lithium carbonate, lithium chloride)

Country: Argentina

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 1)

SQM Salar de Atacama

Sociedad Química y Minera (SQM) Salar S.A. (SQM)

Mined materials: Lithium brine, Potash, Bischofite, Halite, Sylvanite

Country: Chile

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Sishen

Sishen Iron Ore Company (Anglo American)

Mined materials: Iron Ore

Country: South Africa

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Kolomela

Sishen Iron Ore Company (Anglo American)

Mined materials: Iron Ore

Country: South Africa

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Minas-Rio

Anglo American

Mined materials: Iron Ore

Country: Brazil

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Barro Alto

Anglo American Brasil

Mined materials: Nickel

Country: Brazil

Assessment type: Initial Audit Under Way (Stage 2 completed)

Mines with completed audits

Unki Mine

Anglo American Platinum

Mined materials: Platinum, Palladium, Gold, Ruthenium, Iridium

Country:  Zimbabwe

Assessment type: Initial Audit Completed.  View the audit report, and see the Unki page for more details. Surveillance audit underway.

IRMA Achievement 75

Carrizal’s Zimapán Mine

Carrizal Mining S.A de C.V

Mined materials: Lead, zinc, copper, silver

Country: Mexico

Assessment type: Initial Audit Completed. View the audit report in English or en Español), and see the Carrizal’s Zimapán page for more details. Surveillance audit scheduled for 2022.

IRMA Achievement Transparency Black