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Appendix E: Effluent Quality Data for Mines in 2013 (Part 1)

Summary Review of Performance of Metal Mines
Subject to the Metal Mining Effluent Regulations in 2013

Complexe métallurgique - Final Effluent
Complexe métallurgique - EFF2.2-P84
Con Mine
Copper Cliff Complex
Copper Cliff Complex - Nolin Creek Spillway
Copper Cliff Complex - Nolin Creek Wastewater
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW07
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW09
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW21
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW27
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW36
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW37
Copper Rand (Mine)
Crean Hill Mine

Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameComplexe métallurgique Sorel-Tracy
Operator NameQIT-Fer et Titane Inc.
Product(s)Iron-Titanium
Address1625 Marie-Victorin Road, Sorel-Tracy, Quebec J3R 1M6
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Effluent QIT (Point 1.4)
Complexe métallurgique Sorel-Tracy - Final Effluent QIT (Point 1.4)
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00300.00250.00290.00220.00270.00350.00280.00330.00290.00540.00470.0032
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.01390.00960.00960.01200.01110.00690.00550.00670.00500.00440.00630.0068
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.01950.01330.00980.00550.00680.01520.00670.00720.01730.03720.01590.0160
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.02960.03250.03130.03420.03630.01470.01540.01340.01020.00750.01420.0203
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.15940.16130.12950.07620.07530.09300.05860.04200.13400.42440.24400.3153
TSS (mg/L)15 27.7822.2512.459.4812.3814.757.785.058.9814.2813.8511.14
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.00100.00100.00100.00100.00130.00200.00160.00300.00130.00500.00140.0019
pH low ≥6.07.07.47.37.77.87.77.98.07.87.27.47.5
pH high ≤9.57.67.68.18.07.98.58.18.28.17.88.18.0
Flow (m3/month) ____3,658,8023,505,9743,411,9713,942,0395,135,1674,390,5665,030,1845,437,3544,946,8433,627,7033,031,0682,043,079
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameComplexe métallurgique Sorel-Tracy
Operator NameQIT-Fer et Titane Inc.
Product(s)Iron-Titanium
Address1625 Marie-Victorin Road, Sorel-Tracy, Quebec J3R 1M6
Effluent Discharge PointEFF2.2-P84
Complexe métallurgique Sorel-Tracy - EFF2.2-P84
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00100.00240.00280.00240.00210.00250.00250.00230.00220.00250.00210.0019
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00680.01300.02300.01900.01490.02600.02300.02350.03150.02240.02350.0175
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00130.00200.00470.00240.00270.00690.00630.00520.00630.00810.01230.0074
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.01400.01400.02130.01800.01450.02430.01880.01780.02130.02120.02580.0208
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.02460.01530.03080.02240.01680.03600.03140.03980.03200.03300.05530.0500
TSS (mg/L)15 2.186.5817.536.808.0010.107.327.903.801.405.435.30
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00120.00180.00180.00280.00100.0010
pH low ≥6.07.08.69.08.28.07.47.67.37.67.77.67.3
pH high ≤9.57.99.19.39.18.37.97.88.07.88.07.97.6
Flow (m3/month) ____2,6623,0769,93216,74613,80452,4139,4917,80218,47414,84318,03010,269
Rainbow Trout Pass111111111111
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass111111111111
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCon Mine
Operator NameMiramar Northern Mining Ltd.
Product(s)Gold
Address75 Con Road, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 2M1
Effluent Discharge PointSurveillance Network Program Station 40-1
Con Mine - Surveillance Network Program Station 40-1
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDND NDNDNDNDNDND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Cliff Complex
Operator NameVale Canada Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Platinum
Address155 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff, Ontario P0M 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointCopper Cliff Wastewater Treatment Plant
Copper Cliff Complex - Copper Cliff Wastewater Treatment Plant
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00240.00180.00150.00100.00120.00100.00160.00250.0020ND0.00280.0010
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.25800.28800.27930.23150.16740.29600.12480.08750.0387ND0.05850.0372
CN (mg/L)1.0 0.00250.00440.01130.00230.00180.00150.00230.00100.0037ND0.00590.0060
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.0310ND0.00800.0080
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.21660.21830.12580.08150.03320.07500.07020.01950.0560ND0.13930.1190
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00500.00500.00500.00500.00500.00430.00500.02150.0050ND0.00250.0034
TSS (mg/L)15 2.962.602.051.751.881.302.001.51.40ND1.961.90
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.0080NMRNMR0.0060NMRNMR0.0010NMRNMRND0.0025NMR
pH low ≥6.07.06.97.68.67.28.58.18.68.2ND5.95.8
pH high ≤9.58.58.88.59.19.18.78.89.08.3ND8.58.8
Flow (m3/month) ____3,248,4903,200,5404,353,5784,890,2705,117,6665,012,0103,817,2471,955,7751,740,960ND2,576,3814,072,594
Rainbow Trout Pass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMRND1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMRND1NMR
Monitoring TestFail--------  --
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Cliff Complex
Operator NameVale Canada Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Platinum
Address155 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff, Ontario P0M 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointNolin Creek Spillway
Copper Cliff Complex - Nolin Creek Spillway
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Cliff Complex
Operator NameVale Canada Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Platinum
Address155 Balsam Street, Copper Cliff, Ontario P0M 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointNolin Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant
Copper Cliff Complex - Nolin Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.0010ND0.00100.0010
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.07900.06680.10750.11500.06200.05180.03520.03430.0345ND0.07580.0726
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNDNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00800.01500.01380.00800.00800.00800.00800.00800.0080ND0.00800.0080
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.30640.29250.28900.43950.23780.19930.13720.19930.2058ND0.31040.3474
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00560.00460.00450.00560.00410.00250.00250.00250.0039ND0.00570.0059
TSS (mg/L)15 3.162.102.003.753.122.758.725.101.65ND2.602.92
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.0090NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0100NMRNMRND0.0090NMR
pH low ≥6.08.18.38.28.18.78.18.58.58.3ND8.17.1
pH high ≤9.58.48.98.78.88.98.78.88.98.6ND8.58.8
Flow (m3/month) ____389,453511,028670,189757,560777,635643,530676,792734,762504,775ND539,250434,310
Rainbow Trout Pass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMRND1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMRND1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW07 - W. Dam Seepage
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW07 - W. Dam Seepage
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00100.00090.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00120.00100.0010
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00250.00270.00220.00280.00390.00280.00300.00270.00300.00150.00300.0034
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.0000
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.00030.00000.00000.0000
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00150.00150.00150.00330.00320.00350.00150.00310.00150.00150.00150.0015
TSS (mg/L)15 0.500.500.500.641.053.432.240.700.851.560.501.80
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0057NMRNMR0.0036NMRNMR0.0028NMRNMR0.0041NMR
pH low ≥6.07.77.67.87.47.67.97.87.87.97.78.07.8
pH high ≤9.58.08.08.27.98.08.18.18.08.08.28.18.0
Flow (m3/month) ____93,74484,67293,74469,31232,52731,50231,80633,59626,55833,68544,13832,798
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW09 - Level 6 Adit
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW09 - Level 6 Adit
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00200.00200.00190.00190.00190.00180.00160.00140.00170.00180.00180.0025
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.01840.01840.01840.02020.01960.01870.02010.02330.02080.02210.01980.0224
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00010.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00010.0000
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00050.00080.00080.00100.00110.00100.00130.00170.00130.00140.00130.0018
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00300.00300.00320.00360.00350.00320.00420.00590.00460.00560.00540.0049
TSS (mg/L)15 0.500.500.500.620.500.630.621.152.851.140.500.50
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0054NMRNMR0.0029NMRNMR0.0047NMRNMR0.0034NMR
pH low ≥6.08.08.08.08.18.08.07.97.98.07.88.18.0
pH high ≤9.58.18.18.28.28.48.28.18.18.18.28.28.2
Flow (m3/month) ____15,61914,52726,11736,78342,25644,28243,38627,91338,35935,69042,35842,475
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW21 - D4 Dump Drainage
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW21 - D4 Dump Drainage
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00110.00110.00120.00110.00130.00130.00110.00130.00170.00190.00180.0018
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00670.00610.00620.00720.00730.00680.00850.00920.01130.02100.02180.0216
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00010.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00010.00010.00010.00010.00010.0001
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00100.00100.00090.00110.00110.00100.00100.00110.00100.00130.00150.0012
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00300.00150.00150.00150.00150.00150.00300.00300.00300.00150.00150.0030
TSS (mg/L)15 0.680.500.901.341.339.233.322.839.5313.548.607.22
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0078NMRNMR0.0009NMRNMR0.0013NMRNMR0.0029NMR
pH low ≥6.08.18.18.18.18.28.28.28.18.28.18.38.2
pH high ≤9.58.28.28.48.48.38.38.28.38.38.38.38.3
Flow (m3/month) ____1,5391,5541,4962,3162,8193,4643,8163,2983,3933,4723,0682,288
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW27 - E Dam Seepage
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW27 - E Dam Seepage
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd. No radium 226 test results were provided for the third quarter. No toxicity test results were provided for September, October and December.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.00080.00100.00090.0009
Cu (mg/L)0.3 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.00110.00080.00120.0016
CN (mg/L)1.0 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDNDNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.00000.00000.00000.0004
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.00030.00030.00030.0003
Zn (mg/L)0.5 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.00150.00150.00150.0015
TSS (mg/L)15 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND0.501.180.500.50
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND-NMR0.0023NMR
pH low ≥6.0NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND8.17.97.98.0
pH high ≤9.5NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND8.18.28.28.1
Flow (m3/month) ____NDNDNDNDNDNDNDND5,4018,2257,71110,614
Rainbow Trout PassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND--1-
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNDNDNDNDNDNDNDND--1-
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW36 - Lost Horse Gulch Drainage
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW36 - Lost Horse Gulch Drainage
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00080.00080.00080.00070.00070.00090.00080.00080.00080.00090.00090.0008
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.01230.01150.01410.01350.01430.01390.01570.01520.01490.01480.01320.0128
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00010.00010.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00000.00010.00000.00000.0001
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00120.00110.00110.00100.00110.00110.00110.00120.00110.00110.00130.0011
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00300.00300.00150.00150.00320.00150.00150.00150.00300.00150.00150.0030
TSS (mg/L)15 0.760.631.231.021.551.181.541.300.981.440.500.50
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0031NMRNMR0.0032NMRNMR0.0022NMRNMR0.0058NMR
pH low ≥6.08.18.18.18.18.18.28.18.08.08.28.28.1
pH high ≤9.58.28.28.38.38.28.38.28.28.28.38.38.2
Flow (m3/month) ____8,9988,94316,03216,31317,72222,04926,72415,12615,55516,05812,90010,416
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Mountain Mine
Operator NameSimilco Mines Ltd. - Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
Address20 km south of Highway #3, near Princeton, British Columbia V0X 1W0
Effluent Discharge PointCo.SW37 - D2 Dump Drainage
Copper Mountain Mine - Co.SW37 - D2 Dump Drainage
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: As of July 1, 2012, the company name changed from Similco Mines Ltd. to Copper Mountain Mine (BC) Ltd.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00140.00130.00140.00140.00150.00140.00110.00140.00130.00140.00140.0014
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.02920.02280.01990.02130.02480.02010.01880.01930.01910.01960.01890.0206
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00020.00010.00010.00010.00010.00010.00000.00010.00010.00010.00010.0001
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00130.00110.00110.00100.00100.00050.00110.00110.00100.00100.00110.0005
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00300.00300.00150.00150.00150.00300.00150.00300.00300.00300.00300.0030
TSS (mg/L)15 9.526.487.134.645.033.582.002.982.552.801.952.62
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 NMR0.0086NMRNMR0.0024NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0074NMR
pH low ≥6.08.18.28.28.18.28.28.28.18.18.28.38.1
pH high ≤9.58.28.28.48.48.38.48.38.38.38.38.38.2
Flow (m3/month) ____2,8592,3695,2965,0554,7866,5047,9284,7085,1505,9433,6122,585
Rainbow Trout PassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCopper Rand (Mine)
Operator NameCBay Minerals Inc.
Product(s)Copper-Gold-Silver
AddressP.O. Box 400, Chibougamau, Quebec G8P 2X8
Effluent Discharge PointFinal Discharge Point 2.1c
Copper Rand (Mine) - Final Discharge Point 2.1c
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments: No radium 226 results were provided for the first quarter. No toxicity test results were provided for the second quarter.

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00040.00190.00070.00060.00030.00190.00100.00080.00030.00150.00030.0004
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00640.00790.00660.00440.35970.05000.00790.00830.00710.00820.01400.0085
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMR0.0025NMRNMR0.0025NMR0.00800.0025NMR0.0025NMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.00140.00680.00150.00030.00020.00740.00120.00640.00140.00020.00020.0014
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.00830.00730.00910.00530.01170.00750.00830.00730.00670.00760.00860.0076
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00540.00940.01030.00470.00310.00300.00310.00290.00130.00090.00120.0013
TSS (mg/L)15 1.250.600.501.901.752.00 1.100.881.301.503.001.13
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 ---NMRNMR0.0010NMR0.00200.0030NMR0.0010NMR
pH low ≥6.07.07.47.67.57.37.67.87.87.37.67.57.2
pH high ≤9.58.37.87.77.67.78.08.18.08.07.87.97.7
Flow (m3/month) ____10,8589,58211,14520,10030,14810,23036,03864,90683,675149,404254,265168,421
Rainbow Trout PassNMRNMR1---1NMRNMRNMR1NMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPassNMRNMR1---1NMRNMRNMR1NMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
Metal Mining Effluent Regulations (MMER)
2013 Effluent Compliance
Mine/Mill NameCrean Hill Mine
Operator NameVale Canada Ltd.
Product(s)Nickel-Copper-Cobalt-Platinum
Address410 Crean Hill Road, Copper Cliff (Walden), Ontario P0M 1N0
Effluent Discharge PointCrean Hill Mine Waste Water Treatment System
Crean Hill Mine - Crean Hill Waste Water Treatment System
ParametersLimitsJan.Feb.MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAug.Sep.Oct.Nov.Dec.

Comments:

Notes:
ND: No Deposit
NMR: No Measurement Required
Pass: ≤ 50% Mortality
Fail: >50% Mortality
Highlighted data indicate that a monthly effluent quality standard was exceeded for that month.
A "Pass" for the Daphnia magna monitoring test is not a requirement.

As (mg/L)0.5 0.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.00100.0010
Cu (mg/L)0.3 0.00720.00730.01580.03030.01200.01000.00620.00430.00680.00660.01730.0084
CN (mg/L)1.0 NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR NMRNMRNMRNMRNMRNMR
Pb (mg/L) 0.2 0.03600.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.03100.02530.00800.00800.0080
Ni (mg/L) 0.5 0.29720.25800.21650.27000.08760.09080.06860.05430.13450.08580.23680.3036
Zn (mg/L)0.5 0.00680.00630.00500.00500.00500.00500.00500.00500.00440.00250.00390.0025
TSS (mg/L)15 1.561.401.831.951.001.301.201.001.501.001.802.00
Ra-226 (Bq/L)0.37 0.0180NMRNMR0.0060NMRNMR0.0180NMRNMR0.0130NMRNMR
pH low ≥6.07.17.37.47.77.78.38.48.28.18.48.37.5
pH high ≤9.58.18.18.69.08.78.68.68.68.58.68.88.6
Flow (m3/month) ____108,841132,132195,269355,110173,042166,830122,10980,44581,72097,061231,120104,098
Rainbow Trout Pass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR
Acute Lethality Test Fail------------
Daphnia magnaPass1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR1NMRNMR
Monitoring TestFail------------
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