Main Performance in 2020:
Ecological Damaging Incident
We have achieved the goal of no unexpected environmental events on general stage and above nor ecological damaging events throughout the year.
Our target of ISO14001 Certification is that: By 2023, 100% of the existing mining and smelting enterprises will have passed the ISO14001 standard certification (excluding newly acquired enterprises). Achievements in 2020: 19 ownership enterprises have passed the ISO14001 standard certification, with 3 newly added than last year. Now the certification coverage rate has reached 50%.
Water Resources Recycling Rate
In 2020, the total amount of process water consumption is 693.54 million tons, of which the consumption of new water is 49.81 million tons, accounting for only 7.18%. It is mainly used to make a supplement of water consumed in the process and water-carrying products. The water resources recycling rate has reached 92.82%
Environmental Protection and Ecology Funds
In 2020, we have invested 1.092 billion yuan in environmental protection and ecology, including 95.826 million yuan in ecological restoration. We have restored vegetation for about 3.333 million square meters and have also planted 409,000 flowers and trees.
At present, we have 13 "National Green Mines", 2 "Provincial Green Mines", 4 "National Green Factories" and 2 "Provincial Green Factories", with an increase of 4 national green mines and 2 national green factories compared with the previous year.
By the end of 2020, 92.1% of the enterprises receive external verification at least once every three years, and 89.5% of them receive external verification at least once a year.