The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) announced today that Goldcorp Incorporated’s Los Filos Mine, located in Mexico, has been certified as fully compliant with the International Cyanide Management Code (Code).
ICMI has received and accepted a Detailed Audit Findings Report prepared by an independent professional third-party auditor who evaluated he Los Filos Mine against the ICMI’s Verification Protocol and found it in full compliance with the Code’s Principles and Standards of Practice. The operation’s Summary Audit Report and Auditor Credentials Form are available on Goldcorp’s Signatory Page on the ICMI web site: http://cyanidecode.org/signatory_goldcorp.php. The Los Filos Mine must be re-audited every three years hereafter to evaluate continuing compliance with the Code.
ICMI has been established to administer the 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 Code and its implementing and administrative documents, are available at www.cyanidecode.org.
Monday, August 23, 2010