Prosecutors seek $13 billion from Vale for environmental restoration
FILE PHOTO: The logo of Vale SA is pictured in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 7, 2017. Picture taken August 7, 2017. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes/File Photo
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SAOPAULO (Reuters) – Brazilian prosecutors requested that mining company Vale SA be ordered to guarantee funds of 50 billion reais (9.87 billion pounds) for environmental recovery efforts after a January dam disaster, they said in a statement on Friday.
(Reporting by Marta Nogueira and Marcelo Teixeira; Editing by Christian Plumb)