Children are suffering in the depths of illegal mica mines in India. Research in 2016 uncovered the death of seven children in a period of just two months.
Children labouring under harrowing conditions in India's mica mines constitute the human cost of adding glitter to our beauty products.
The Challenger Gold Mine in the western Gawler Craton exhibits brittle deformation work was carried out on biotite, white mica.
The Challenger Project is located ~730km NW of Adelaide, South Australia and ~130km NW of the Tarcoola Project. It comprises the Challenger Mine,
Many children have supposedly died while working in the mines. However, because mining is illegal, local officials frequently cover them up,
Areas where mica mines are located struggle with high poverty rates, so mining mica is often the only thing that lets families put food on
The Challenger Mine was discovered by Dominion Mining Ltd and Resolute Ltd The Wallaroo deposit is hosted by Doora Schist which includes mica schist,
In the depths of India's illegal mica mines, where children as young as five work alongside adults, lurks a dark, hidden secret - the
NBC News tracked the flow of mica mined by children in Madagascar trapped in a cycle of extreme poverty and exploitative child labor
Terre des Hommes wants to put an end to children being exploited when mining mica – a shiny mineral used in the electronic, cosmetic and