Gold mining in Ghana: Playing with mercury | The EconomistSep 30, 2013 . It is the result of lethal mercury, on which miners all over Ghana rely to refine their gold. . The miners then burn this to get rid of the mercury, producing solid gold, as well as the red smog that pervades . Latest updates » .. Listen to each week's issue of The Economist, read by professional broadcasters.current issue gold mining in ghana,Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana's Small-Scale Miners Left .Gold Mining as Subsistence: Ghana's Small-Scale Miners Left Behind .. These issues have caused conflicts between large-scale mine management and small-scale miners that have intensified in recent years in many areas, where clashes.
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