Anglo Asian Mining PLC Temporarily Withdrawing from the International Cyanide Management Code

The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) announced today that Anglo Asian Mining PLC is temporarily withdrawing from the International Cyanide Management Code (Cyanide Code) program. Anglo Asian Mining is a gold producer located in Azerbaijan, and this is a voluntary action by the company. The company has informed ICMI that infrastructure modifications are needed at its Gedabek mine site before it can be audited successfully and certified in compliance with the Cyanide Code. The company became a signatory to the Cyanide Code in 2010.

ICMI has been established to administer the Cyanide Code, promote its adoption, evaluate its implementation, and manage the certification process. A detailed list of the operations covered by signatory companies’ applications, along with the full text of the Cyanide Code and its implementing and administrative documents, are available at

Monday, April 21, 2014