Residents of Manicani have camped outside the Department of Environment and Natural Resources offices to oppose the new application of Hinatuan Mining Corp.'s mineral production sharing agreement
on Manicani, which expired last Oct.
It is covered by a mineral production sharing agreement
for a period of 25 years and has an environmental compliance certificate with a maximum annual production volume of five million dry metric tons or 7.7 WMT.
Instead, the DENR will release them next month, together with its decision on the cancellations of 75 Mineral Production Sharing Agreement
(MPSA), also imposed by Lopez.
Aside from putting a stop to open-pit mining, the Zambales protesters are also urging the government to cancel with finality the mineral production sharing agreement
(MPSA) and operations of destructive mining firms; issue a moratorium on new mining permits; investigate environment officials and local government officials in Region 3 who condone destructive mining; rehabilitate the environment, including farms, fishponds and waterways damaged by nickel mining; penalize mining firms with violations; justly compensate affected residents; and pass a new mining law.
Three years later, he said they transferred the rights for the application of a mineral production sharing agreement
(MPSA) for the said mining site to Manila Mining Corp.
FNI is claiming that the mayor, with utter disregard of the rule of law and of the Mineral Production Sharing Agreement
(MPSA) between INC and the Philippine Government, has not shown any demolition order from the court nor the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR).
, owns two nickel mining projects in southern Palawan, namely Toronto Mine and Pulot Mine which are both covered by an approved 25-year mineral production sharing agreement
(MPSA) with the government.The MPSA covers 2,176 hectares.
There was the reported 'massacre of trees' within a mineral production sharing agreement
(MPSA) area of the Ipilan Nickel Corp.
As of now, MMDC said its undisturbed remains expansive at 95.3 percent of the total size of its Mineral Production Sharing Agreement
(MPSA), spanning the Surigao del Sur towns of Carrascal, Cantilan and Madrid.
The streamlining applies to applications for Exploration Permit (EP), Mineral Production Sharing Agreement
(MPSA), Declaration of Mining Project Feasibility (DMPF), Mineral Processing Permit (MPP), Industrial Sand and Gravel Permit (ISGP), Operating Agreement (OA), and Deed of Assignment for MPSA (DOA).