Rio Tinto faces charges over Gove fuel spill – ABC News

‘Mining giant Rio Tinto is expected to face court in the Northern Territory over a petrol spill at its alumina refinery on the Gove Peninsula, about 1,000 kilometres east of Darwin.

In June last year, Rio Tinto revealed that about 70,000 litres of unleaded petrol had leaked from an old tank at its Alcan plant and into the soil below.’

via Rio Tinto faces charges over Gove fuel spill – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation).

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