New #Philippine minister says open-pit mining is “madness”

The incoming minister in charge of #Philippine mining has slammed the use of open pits to extract minerals, describing it as “madness” even to consider the method in the resource-rich country because of the environmental impact.

Read more at: http://www.reuters.com/article/philippines-mining-idUSL4N19E1RF

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