02 jul, 2021 / #EnvironmentalEcology
It was carried out in the town of Estación Salar de Pocitos and was intended to present the Environmental and Social Impact Study of the company
It was carried out in the town of Estación Salar de Pocitos and was intended to present the Environmental and Social Impact Study of the company Posco Argentina SAU corresponding to the installation of a plant for the production of lithium phosphate.
The Hearing, requested by the company itself, was directed and moderated by Dr. Maria Antonella Pereyra, head of the Public Hearings Program of the Ministry of Production and Sustainable Development of the province of Salta.
In the presence of representatives of various state agencies as observers and members of the community in general, the “Sal de Oro” project and the content of the Environmental and Social Impact Study (EIAyS) were explained. Once the meeting was over, the minutes were signed.
This Hearing, the result of teamwork from different areas of the company, meant the closing of a long process of Free and Informed Prior Consultation carried out in the communities, which was carried out with transparency, interculturality, good faith and responsibility, with the objective of to strengthen communication ties for mutual understanding.
As a result, Posco Argentina hopes to obtain the Environmental Impact Statement soon.