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RedarrowNovember 2021 Quarterly

RedarrowMining Law Hearing in Senate - Oct 5, 2021

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RedarrowToxic Legacy of the Mining Law of 1872.

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!! ACTION !!
Organizations and the work they are doing to support the mining industry.

Visit the MMSA Mining Facts Web Site
The site targets Capitol Hill Staff to provide information about the mining industry and how regulations and bills in Congress affect the mining industry. The site also links to other organizations that track actions important to mining. Feedback from members is always welcome.


Dedicated to: promoting and improving understanding and appreciation of the role of the U.S. Mining Industry 
Focus: mining, minerals and their uses, related environmental issues and government policies. 

MMSA Membership

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Letter From the President

Who is MMSA
Who Is MMSA?

Why Join?

  • Professional Organization Focused on Fundamental Principles and Issues Facing The Minerals Industry
  • Members are Engaged Industry Leaders Representing All Facets of the Minerals Industry
    Flexible Organization Able to Respond Quickly to Opportunities to Support and Promote the Industry
  • Dedicated to Supporting Regulatory and Public Awareness through Webinars, Seminars and other Advisory Activities
  • Active Collaboration with other Minerals Industry Organizations

Information about MMSA Membership and How to Apply.

MMSA has two member categories -
Regular Member
and Qualified Professional Member

Membership Brochure
About Membership

Members Only LogIn

A Presentation  by MMSA Past President, Bob Schafer, about Qualified Professionals and what MMSA is doing to certify members.

Statement of Ethics

Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

The following documents explain the CPD program for Qualified Professional (QP) members. (09/25/19)

Postponed to Spring 2022
Abandoned Mine Land Summit
Phoenix AZ

Topic: Improving Abandoned Mine Lands - Building Trust and Taking Action

Tour: See first-hand what can be done to improve landscapes impacted by historic mining

Centennial Memorabilia Available!


To order Medallions, order from the MMSA shopping cart or send an email to: stating how many you want.

Centennial Gala Dinner 2008

MMSA History Book
A History of 100 years of MMSA. Download by clicking the link above. Paper copies are no longer available.
(2016 Revision)

The MMSA History DVD can be sent on request.
We still have a few copies left.
You can also view the DVD on the MMSA YouTube page.

Events and News

Recycling Fact Sheet

Mining is always necessary!

Abandoned Mine Lands Conference
April 6, 2022.

See Past AML conference reports.

See all MMSA Webinars and Conferences -
Full List


Environment, Social, Government (ESG) for Mining.
This is a series of panel discussions on these topics.

#2 Social Issues – Social License to Operate
December 3, 2021
Video -- Q&A -- More

The following recent Webinars are completed and the videos are posted.

Compliance with NI 43-101 – The Regulators Observations on Ongoing and Emerging Challenges – The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly
DATE: November 19, 2021
-- Q&A and Chat -- Video

#1 ESG Experts Panel Discussion October 1, 2021. More -- Slides -- Questions -- Video

Critical Minerals ( Penalty Elements) from Mine to Metal in the Copper Supply Chain
May 14, 2021
More --Video

Watch for more Webinars coming soon!


COPPER has public health benefits. The Women's Mining Coalition has prepared a white paper with information about the antimicrobial properties of Copper and advocating for more domestic production.

Amy Jacobsen, MMSA President, asks members to help with developing other white papers about important minerals.

GAO Report on Abandoned Hardrock Mines

See Report here



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PO Box 271794, Littleton, CO 80127
Tel 720-203-2380
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