Submitted by Freeport-McMoRan Inc.
Freeport-McMoRan’s 2018 Working Toward Sustainable Development report, titled “Proven Assets. Fundamental Value.” provides information on the company's sustainability programs – including approach, focus areas and performance– and highlights the progress made on key issues affecting the company and its stakeholders.
During 2018, 81 percent of the water used by Freeport-McMoRan came from recycled or reused sources with an 86 percent rate of water-use efficiency. The company also purchased 83 percent of its power from renewable and clean energy sources.
Since 2005, Freeport-McMoRan has sought independent verification of its annual sustainability reports.
Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (FCX) is a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. FCX operates large, long-lived, geographically diverse assets with significant proven and probable reserves of copper, gold and molybdenum. FCX is the world’s largest publicly traded copper producer.
FCX has a strong commitment to safety performance, environmental management and the local communities where it operates. FCX is a founding member of the International Council on Mining and Metals (ICMM) and is committed to implementation of the ICMM Sustainable Development Framework.
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