1) This Tuesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m at the TapHouse (1500 Regent), Alan Coutts, President and Chief Executive Officer of Noront Resources Ltd. Is a panelist on the Science Café. The topic is Engineering to Mine: what will be needed to activate the Ring of Fire?
This is an opportunity to ask your questions of him in person, and share your perspective of Coniston and Greater Sudbury as a host community for the ferrochrome smelter they intend to build.
2) This Saturday, April 28, 3 – 6 p.m. at École Notre Dame de la Merci (2 Edward) in Coniston, we are holding our Information Session. Come out for the panel discussion, Q&A and open house. This is a very good opportunity to get informed and ask questions, so please try to attend and invite others. There is transportation available. For details, see: http://www.liveablesudbury.org/fecr_info_session_april_2018
3) A series of primers have been completed, covering basic information on ferrochrome production and waste; chromium in the environment and ecological impacts; chromium and human health; environmental review process; environmental regulations; relevant local conditions. References are listed at the end and are hyperlinked to the original source.
You can access these resources at: http://www.liveablesudbury.org/chromite_smelter