Imperial Metals Corp. (TSX:III) has been making headlines this week due to the fact that the tailings storage facility at its Mount Polley copper-gold mine was breached Monday morning. The accident released water and tailings into the surrounding area, causing physical damage and resulting in widespread water bans.
However, as BCBusiness.ca points out, Mount Polley isn’t the only Imperial Metals operation that’s “subject to controversy.”
| Updated December 2015
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