Newmont Ranked Mining Industry Leader by Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for Third Consecutive Year
“This recognition reflects our team’s deep commitment to sustainability
and continuous improvement, which translates into safe working
conditions and good jobs for employees; sustainable economic development
for our host communities; responsible environmental management; and
strong returns and growth prospects for our stakeholders,” said
In addition to being ranked the overall industry leader in the metals and mining sector, Newmont received the highest score (100th percentile) in a number of areas including Impact Measurement and Valuation; Policy Influence; Biodiversity; Environmental Policy and Management Systems; Water-related Risks; Asset Closure Management; Corporate Citizenship and Philanthropy; and Labor Practice Indicators. Newmont also achieved the metals and mining industry’s best overall scores in the economic, environmental and social dimensions.
RobecoSAM evaluates more than 600 data points in its annual Environmental, Social and Governance analysis of more than 3,900 listed companies worldwide. RobecoSAM assesses companies based on a variety of criteria, including transparency, corporate governance, risk and crisis management, environmental management and performance, climate strategy, water risks, stakeholder engagement, local community development, labor practices, human rights and safety.
More information on Newmont's safety, economic, environmental and social
performance can be found in the company's annual sustainability report, Beyond
the Mine. The report is published as part of Newmont’s ongoing
obligations as a founding member of the
Newmont is a leading gold and copper producer. The Company’s operations
are primarily in