Submitted by: CorporateRegister.com Limited
Posted: Jun 26, 2007 – 06:30 AM EST
Jun. 26 /CSRwire/ - June 26, 2007- Teck Cominco Limited is pleased to announce the release of its 2006 sustainability report, 'This is Our Future' available via http://www.reportalert.info/ra/TeckCom260607.htm. This is the Company’s sixth sustainability report and second using the Global Reporting Initiative (G3 Guidelines) standard. Released six months earlier than last year’s report, 'This is Our Future' is an update to the 2005 sustainability report and is a companion piece to the Company's 2006 Annual Report.
'This is Our Future' provides the reader with an update and report on progress of the company's sustainability goals and targets set out in the 2005 report. Some of the highlights include expanded reporting on GRI indicators company- wide such as water and waste rock management and a new Code of Sustainable Conduct with commitments to supporting biodiversity and energy efficiency. The report provides insight into the initial evolution of the Company's stakeholder engagement program, where the reader can view Teck Cominco's stakeholder mapping assessment. Spotlight sections are also featured throughout the report and provide specific examples and case studies of some of the material issues the Company faces "on the ground".
Teck Cominco's 2006 Sustainability Report is intended for the Company’s stakeholders. For feedback on the report or to order a hard copy, please use the contact on http://www.reportalert.info/ra/TeckCom260607.htm.
Teck Cominco is a diversified mining and smelting company, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK. Teck Cominco is a world leader in the production of zinc and metallurgical coal, and is also a significant producer of copper, gold and specialty metals. Further information on the Company and its activities can be found on the corporate website at http://www.teckcominco.com.
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