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Alcoa draws the line at Dwellingup

ALUMINIUM producer Alcoa has demarcated an 8344 hectare no mining zone around the Western Australian forest town of Dwellingup, in a bid to shore up its social license to operate in the area.

 Lane Poole reserve near Dwellingup

Lane Poole reserve near Dwellingup

The move follows Alcoa's recent commitment to not mine within 5km of Jarrahdale, about 60km north of Dwellingup. Alcoa Australia president Matt Reed said the decision to establish the Dwellingup no...

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