Chrysos presented with prestigious KCA Award for Best Research Commercialisation

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The KCA awards celebrate world-class research commercialisation that turns brilliant ideas into products and services to help humanity. This award focusses on the partnership between research and industry to successfully translate science into commercial outcomes. “Australian research is among the best in the world, but it takes skilled commercialisation professionals to translate it into valuable products to benefit society,” Chair…

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CSIRO spin-out of PhotonAssay technology recognised as a model combination of first-rate science with key strategic and commercial partnership

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Adelaide-based disruptor Chrysos Corporation is using cutting-edge material analysis technology to step around centuries-old methods to improve returns to gold mining companies. CEO Dirk Treasure said Chrysos  has a strong network of leading scientists, engineers, manufacturing specialists and commercialisation managers. The company is backed by the brains of the Australian national science agency CSIRO and the financial acumen of natural…

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Mining Sustainability 4 – Climate Change and the Decarbonisation Challenge

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This is the fourth report from RFC Ambrian in our series on sustainability in the mining industry. This report is about climate change. We take a closer look at the mining industry’s CO2 footprint, what GHG emission targets mining companies are setting, and examine what they are doing to reduce their carbon footprints, particularly though the decarbonisation of energy. We also…

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Mining Sustainability 3 – The Impact on Companies of a Changing ESG Environment

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This is the third report from RFC Ambrian on sustainability in the mining industry. This report focuses on the pressures on mining companies coming from governments and regulators, NGOs and activists, as well as internal pressures from industry bodies and companies themselves. Starting with a Tarnished Image: It is an unavoidable fact that mining causes environmental and social impacts, however, it…

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