Skip to content
Lena Alakangas-LTU-2012.jpg
View original picture , opens in new tab/window

In the media: Bioleaching - cheap but untested in moist climates

Published: 15 November 2012

Lena Alakangas, researchers we Luleå University and expert on the environmental effects of mining interviewed on Swedish Radio.

This is due to the accident in Talvivaaragruvan, Finland, where millions of gallons of toxic water with high levels among others nickel, cadmium and uranium leaked from a dam.


Accident at Talvivaaragruvan, Finland