As a member of the Mining Association of Canada (MAC), Hudbay is committed to achieving the performance objectives set out in Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM). This is a codified system establishing benchmarks for best performance and continuous improvement. We report our efforts annually to MAC. The TSM regime has six performance categories, as follows:
Hudbay’s reports are externally verified by MAC-trained assessors every three years.
The following table summarizes Hudbay’s scoring on each of the indicators within the TSM protocols.1 The details of each indicator can be found in the TSM documents on the MAC website.
1HudBay defines all sites managed by the HBMS subsidiary as a single entity for TSM evaluation. All TSM scoring other than as noted for corporate historically includes the Flin Flon and Snow Lake operations, as well as no-longer owned operations Zochem. The numerical scores listed in this table correspond to the scoring against the indicators in each protocol. Please visit the links below for more information on the protocols and indicators. As of 2012 the protocols use a letter grading rather than the numeric grading in this table (4=AA, 3= A, 2=B, 1=C):
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