NRCan Organizational Structure

CanmetMINING

Natural Resources Canada
Deputy Minister's Office
Lands and Minerals Sector

CanmetMINING

Mandate:
CanmetMINING focuses on research and development in the following main areas of mining, processing, and related environmental issues. CanmetMINING's international reputation for technical excellence in conventional mineral processing is augmented by recognized leadership in developing technological solutions to reduce the environmental liabilities facing the minerals industry, as well as innovation in relation to mining extraction technologies. Wherever possible, CanmetMINING works in partnership with industry, provincial/territorial governments, universities and other research institutes. Current activities focus on three principal strategic directions.

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