EVRAZ became one of the leaders of the world wildlife Fund
EVRAZ has taken the lead in the Top of environmental responsibility in Russia. And all the black employees and is ranked first in the ranking. This list has been a pilot project of WWF (WWF). Partners were the UN, the Global Fund. Also, support was provided by the Ministry of natural resources and ecology of the Russian Federation. The list included participants from different industries. Among them was indicated in both color and black metallurgy. So did coal and mining enterprise. Did not ignore the rating and complexes for the extraction of precious metals.
The purpose of creating such a Top has been to encourage participating companies. To demonstrate to companies in heavy industry need to improve their performance. The rating openly shows participants their strengths and weaknesses. This should motivate them and help to rectify the shortcomings. EVRAZ not only occupied one of the top ten positions. He has headed a rating of the steel industry in the country. Director of Evraz management activities for the protection of natural areas commented on the situation. He said he believes this result is quite good. However, the company still has room to grow, what to improve and what to strive for.
The keeping and protection of nature is one of the important aspects in the work of the enterprise. Five years ago, the company has adopted the ethological strategy until 2017. Actions during this campaign have had a significant impact on the environment. So at the end of last year, the consumption of fresh water decreased by more than 15 percent. And was also significantly raised the percentage of consumption of toxins. With the help of the reuse of metallurgical waste from past periods it was 120 percent.
In addition, four years ago, greenhouse gas emissions decreased by twenty percent. EVRAZ-one of the first to publish information on greenhouse gases. This information was openly presented in the swelling of Evraz. EVRAZ also entered the rating of the carbon Disclosure project. There he entered the top five by the publication of data carbon reporting.
In order to achieve similar success and environmental safety have to try. In addition to successful strategy, EVRAZ has allocated for the protection of the environment a lot of Finance. Their total sum amounted to more than $ 2.5 billion.