Report: Global Climate Action Must Not Sacrifice Communities and Environments Near Mining for Materials Like Lithium

A new report highlights policies to avoid sacrificing local communities and ecosystems as the world ramps up the transition to clean energy and electric vehicles which rely on lithium and other critical mined resources. Exhausted: How We Can Stop Lithium Mining from Depleting Water Resources, Draining Wetlands, and Harming Communities in South America reveals the complex impacts of the current lithium mining industry in the high altitude, arid area shared by Chile, Argentina, Bolivia –…

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Report: Global Climate Action Must Not Sacrifice Communities and Environments Near Mining for Materials Like Lithium