Sustainability

At Teck, the pursuit of sustainability guides our approach to business. Our sustainability strategy sets long-term goals to drive improved performance across our activities, including going carbon neutral by 2050. We are focused on responsibly mining the metals and materials essential for the modern world and the global transition to a low-carbon economy.

Our Approach to Sustainability

Teck is committed to responsible resource development. We are focused on operating sustainably, ensuring the health and safety of our people, and working to build strong relationships with communities and Indigenous peoples.

We have a comprehensive sustainability strategy with goals that stretch through to 2050, helping to drive continual improvement in our ESG performance.

2020 Sustainability Report

Teck’s 2020 Sustainability Report marks our 20th year of annual reporting on the topics that are most material to our stakeholders and to our business.

Sustainability at a Glance

$34 Million

invested in employee training in 2020

$192 Million

spent with Indigenous suppliers in 2020

72%

local employment at our operations in 2020

29%

new hires in 2020 were women

24%

of total procurement with local suppliers in 2020

$19 Million

invested in local communities in 2020

Policies and Commitments

We are committed to responsible business practices in all aspects of our activities. Our commitments are shaped by internal policies and procedures that outline our approach to sustainability, as well as external sustainability programs and regulatory requirements.

Global Citizenship

Teck is working to promote best practices in our industry and to help improve the lives of people around the world through initiatives such as our Zinc & Health and Copper & Health programs. We are also helping to support progress on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).