Diamonds are the air's best friend

Global mining group De Beers is hoping to create a carbon-free mine in just five years, thanks to a research programme studying the potential of using carbonisation technologies to store carbon in kimberlite tailings. Evelyn Mervine reports

by Evelyn Mervine
De Beers geologist Evelyn Mervine and Zandile Miya standing on top of fine kimberlite tailings. Photograph: De Beers Group
De Beers geologist Evelyn Mervine and Zandile Miya standing on top of fine kimberlite tailings. Photograph: De Beers Group

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