Chile regulator fines Anglo's Los Bronces over environmental breaches

martes 5 de mayo de 2015 14:16 GYT

SANTIAGO May 5 (Reuters) - Chile's environmental regulator said on Tuesday it was fining Anglo American's Los Bronces mine 3.8 billion pesos ($6.24 million) over infractions that include acid drainage at a tailings deposit.

It also ordered the closure of that deposit until "a definitive solution that permits the adequate drainage of acids generated by the project is implemented," it said in a statement. ($1 = 609.0900 pesos) (Reporting by Rosalba O'Brien; Editing by Dan Grebler)