Building materials extraction (quarries, sand, gravel)


Environmental Conflicts about Building materials extraction (quarries, sand, gravel)

Ain Dara Cement Factory, Lebanon

Airport and hotel project on Fainu island, Maldives

ALTO MAIPO Hydroelectric Project (PHAM), Chile

Amritsar- Delhi-Kolkata Industrial Corridor, India

Another resource curse? Black Granite from Mutoko, Zimbabwe

Anti-asbestos Campaign, Australia

Asbestos factory Muzaffarpur, BH, India

Beni Oukil Gravel Quarries, Morocco

Cagayan black sand mining in shore areas, Luzon, Philippines

Cana Brava Amianto´s Mining in Minaçu, Goiás, Brazil

Cement factory around Madang Township, Gansu province, China

Cement factory in Kendeng karst mountains, Indonesia

Cementera en Los Haitises, República Dominicana

Cementos Progreso - San Juan Sacatepéquez, Guatemala

Cienaga de Ayapel, Colombia

Cimenterie Nationale Factory in Chekaa, Lebanon

Concesiones a CEMEX amenazan Parque Nacional Chagres, Panamá

Contaminación del Río Piraí, Bolivia

Contaminación por empresa de cementos en Selva Alegre, Ecuador

Contaminación por producción de cal en Nobsa, Colombia

Controversial coal-fired power plant built in MCL Cement factory, Mon State, Myanmar

Dambulla Quartz Mining Case, Sri Lanka

Dams and embankments in the Ganga-Kosi floodplains, BR, India

Delhi-Mumbai Industrial Corridor, India

Deocha-Pachami-Dewanganj-Harinsingha, Birbhum Coalfield, India

Destructive Mining of Silica Sands, Bangladesh

Extracción de materiales del río La Vieja, Colombia

Extracción de materiales en río Luisa, Colombia

Extracción de materiales pétreos en Cerro Leon, Paraguay

Finike marble and stone quarries, Turkey

Gautam Buddha Airport, Nepal

Gidawom quarrying case, Bhutan

Granite quarrying in Cap Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

Granting legal right to the River Ganga as a 'living entity', India

Gravel and Sand Extraction from the Drina River, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Gravel mining in Goptapa, Kurdistan Region of Iraq

Greenfield Cement Plant by Lafarge, HP, India

Gungormez and Bahcekoy Quartzite Mine, Turkey

Harris superquarry, Scotland, UK

Heavy Metal Pollution in Qujing, Yunnan, China

Hinuguruwelpitiya Quarries, Sri Lanka

Ho Chunk Nation of Wisconsin fights for Rights of Nature, USA

Holcim cement plant in Puttalam, Sri Lanka

Illegal sand mining along the Cau River, Bac Ninh province, Vietnam

Illegal sand mining along the Dong Nai River, Vietnam

Illegal sand mining along the Tien River, Dong Thap province, Vietnam

Illegal sand mining in Peam Krasop Wildlife Sanctuary, Cambodia

Illegal stone quarry in Andarawewa forest reserve, Sri Lanka

Iron sand mining in Watu Pecak Beach, Indonesia

Israeli stone quarrying in the Occupied Palestinian Territory

Istranca/Yildiz Mountains Mines and Quarries, Turkey

Jaypee Cement Plant in HP, India

Julakay Ltd. sand mining in Faraba Banta, The Gambia

Komo Airfield, Papua New Guinea

La Boverie lime quarry affecting Tridaine water source, Belgium

Lafarge's limestone mining at Bangladesh border, in Meghalaya, India

Land and resource use conflicts on the Island of Karimunjawa, Indonesia

Landfill of Chiaiano, Italy

Lead in enamel paint campaign, Sri Lanka

Lonmin platinum mine, South Africa

MacArthur Metallic / Black Sand Mining, Philippines

Mahuva Movement against proposed Nirma Cement Plant, India

Margalla Tunnel Project, Pakistan

Massive sediment extraction from the River Drava, Croatia

Mayrouba Sand Quarries, Lebanon

Mechanized Sand Mining in the Maha Oya, Sri Lanka

Mechanized stone mining killing rivers, Bangladesh

Minera San Rafael - El Valle - Dominican Republic

Minería en Sierras de Tandil, Argentina

Mining of building materials and quarry threats indigenous Pitaguary, Brazil

Mokorón Hill, Nicaragua

Nawalgarh Special Economic Zone, RJ, India

New airport on the island of Barbuda, Antigua and Barbuda

Offshore sea sand harvest in Kwale district, south of Mombasa, Kenya

Ozbek Village Stone Quarry Construction, Turkey

Palm Islands (Palm Jumeira), United Arab Emirates

Peel Watershed Regional Land Use Planning Conflict, Canada

Posco steel plant in Odisha, India

PPT case: Glencore and Prodeco coal mining, Colombia

Producción de Cemento en Suesca, Colombia

Projet Grande Côte for zircon and ilmenite mining, Senegal

Proyecto Minero El Pavón en Municipio Rancho Grande, Nicaragua

Quarries and Land Overexploitation in the Baix Camp region, Catalonia, Spain

Quarry Nalježići, Montenegro

Quebrada la Lata, Magdalena, Colombia

Río Tunjuelo, Bogotá, Colombia

Road widening at Vilcabamba River and recognition of rights of nature, Ecuador

Sand iron mining in Kulonprogo, Java, Indonesia

Sand mining and related violence in Makueni County, Kenya

Sand Mining in Asilah, Morocco

Sand mining project in Pro Trach village, Thua Thien Hue, Vietnam

Sand mining related deaths in Jatpura Village, Garhwa district, Jharkhand, India

Shwe Taung Cement Factory, Mandalay, Myanmar

Silicosis victims of stone quarries in Rajasthan, India

Tabio - Rio Frio mining activities, Colombia

Takalar Fisherfolk against Sea Sand Mining, Sulawesi, Indonesia

Tapeba Indians threatened by companies and public policies in Caucaia, Ceara, Brazil.

Villagers engage in turtle conservation against sand mining, northern Kerala, India

Visakhapatnam Port, India

Widespread conflicts over sand mining in rivers in Tamil Nadu, India

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