The International Cyanide Management Institute (ICMI) announced today that it has reinstated Xinjiang Unisplendour Yongli Fine Chemical Company (Xinjiang Unisplendour) as a signatory to the International Cyanide Management Code for the Manufacture, Transport and Use of Cyanide in the Production of Gold (Cyanide Code) following its payment of the required annual fee for 2014. The company is a cyanide manufacturer located in the People’s Republic of China.
Xinjiang Unisplendour became a signatory to the Cyanide Code on May 17, 2013, and in doing so committed to follow the Cyanide Code’s Principles and implement its Production Practices, and to have verification audits of its operation conducted by independent third-party auditors within three years of its initial application, and every three years thereafter. The company’s operation must be audited by May 16, 2016.
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 www.cyanidecode.org.
Tuesday, August 19, 2014