PT TIMAH (Persero) Tbk, considers environment as an important aspect in determining Company’s operational performance. Therefore, the Company identifies any matters which may affect environmental sustainability. The effort is shown in various environmental stewardship activities carried out by the Company.
The Company realizes that non-renewable natural resources utilized by the Company, such as source of energy, water, soil, and other natural resources, will eventually run out. The Company strives to effectively utilize all natural resources in an effective, efficient, and responsible way in order to provide continuous advantage for the next generation.
The future of the world becomes the responsibility of every element of society which should be mantained from now on. The Company believes that upholding environmental preservation will guarantee the next generation a better future. The value will be the basis for the Company to carry out management activity and environmental quality improvement in its operational areas.
Three strategic measures that are part of the Integrity Pact in conducting environmental stewardship programs and post-mining reclamation are:
- Improving the knowledge and technical skills of employees in upholding environmental quality.
- Placing ethics and regulations regarding the awareness of environmental stewardship as a core material in the Company’s good corporate governance guidelines, and
- Requiring business partners in mining to adhere to good mining practices and to prioritize occupational safety in all their
The Company managed to maintain its position as one of SRI-Kehati index, throughout 2011 until 2012, for its strong commitment in preserving environment. SRI-Kehati index was launched by Indonesia Stock Exchange and Kehati Institution in September 2009 as a recommendation for invertors wishing to invest their funds in the companies consistently upholding programs related to environment, biodiversity, social relationship, and good corporate governance.