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Nigel Jackson and Dr Jeremy Biggs
29 November 2012 | Safety, Health & Environment

MPA teams up with Pond Conservation to encourage creation of new clean-water habitats

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Quarry Life Award
22 November 2012 | Safety, Health & Environment

Winners announced in UK section of inaugural HeidelbergCement Quarry Life Awards scheme

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23 August 2012 | Education & Training

One-day Nature After Minerals workshop on how working quarries can be improved for nature

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Cemex and RSPB

Quarrying company and bird protection charity sign five-year Memorandum of Understanding

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IQ Blog

Environmental responsibilities
04 April 2017

The minerals extractives sector plays an instrumental role in our everyday lives, yet quarrying and related value-added activity has an impact on the environment that requires active management....

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13 March 2019

One-day Nature After Minerals summer course


08 December 2017 | Environment & Restoration

MPA celebrates the industry’s restoration and biodiversity achievements at The Royal Society in London

13 September 2017 | Environment & Restoration

The Cullimore Group discuss strategies to ensure quarry restoration schemes meet the UK’s biodiversity requirements and future-proof extraction business models in a finite industry

21 December 2015 | Environment & Restoration

How the mineral products industry is playing a key role in building on Britain’s Natural Capital

11 July 2014 | Environment & Restoration

The Mineral Products Association’s 2013 Restoration & Biodiversity Awards

03 January 2014 | Environment & Restoration

Report on the MPA’s awards celebrating restoration and biodiversity enhancement in the quarrying industry

03 January 2014 | Environment & Restoration

RESTORE priority habitat creation project gets under way across north-west Europe

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