Nickel for life - Our sustainability commitment

Nickel for life - Our commitment to sustainability

Nickel for life - Our sustainability commitment

Nickel
for life

Our Sustainability Commitment

50 Years of operation in Indonesia, producing nickel matte 75,000 tons per year, supplying 5 percent of the world's nickel demand.

The commitment to sustainable mining practices is our effort to realize the goal of becoming #SustainableOperator #ValueContributor #ObedientCitizen

 
 

Our Sustainability Commitment

The commitment to sustainable mining practices is our effort to realize the goal of becoming #SustainableOperator #ValueContributor #ObedientCitizen


Prize our planet

We are committed to preserve the earth, in accordance with one of our values: Prize our planet. We implement best practices in mining and processing the nickel ores supported by the application of environmentally friendly technologies. The Company strives not to cause negative impacts, both inside and outside the operational area.
Nickel production based on renewable energy

Nickel production based on renewable energy

We build and operate three hydropower plants with a total capacity of 365 Megawatts. PT Vale has been using clean energy since the early years of the Company's operations.

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Rehabilitating land, maintaining biodiversity

Rehabilitating land, maintaining biodiversity

We are very serious about land rehabilitation, starting even from the land clearing phase. We implement a policy of keeping the total open mine area under 1,450 hectares (ha).

More about our reclamation and rehabilitation program

Innovation in emission control

Innovation in emission control

The control of sulfur dioxide (SO2) and particulate emissions is carried out to maintain the air quality. We ensure that SO2 and particulate emissions from year to year are below the thresholds set by the Government.

More about our emission control system

Innovation in waste management

Innovation in waste management

We are committed to processing the liquid waste to meet the quality standards before it is returned to the water bodies. PT Vale has waste water treatment facilities; Pakalangkai Waste Water Treatment and Lamella Gravity Settler.

More about our waste water management


Creating sustainable self-sufficient community

Mewujudkan kemandirian berkelanjutan
In the community development sector, we run a long-term (sustainable) empowerment program, based on three pillar partnerships (Government, Company and community), and prioritize accountability and transparency.
Through improving the quality of health, raising economic level, capacity building, and strengthening the education sector, we carry out our role as catalyst for community empowerment towards sustainable self-sufficiency.

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Governance transparency

Governance transparency
We implement good corporate governance (GCG) that promotes openness and transparency to avoid our businesses from the risk of corruption and bribery. Up to now all of our employees, including the new hires, have attended the socialization and training about Anti-Bribery and Corruption (ABC). We compile an anti-corruption guideline that is binding internally inside the Company and for its partners as well. We provide education about GCG and ABC for our partners.

More about our good corporate governance