Freeport is committed to implementing the new Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management.
As a member of ICMM, Freeport-McMoRan Inc. confirms it agrees to the following statement: As of its official launch on August 5, 2020, all ICMM members are committed to implement the Global Industry Standard on Tailings Management. All tailings facilities with “Extreme” or “Very high” potential consequences will be in conformance with the Standard by August 5, 2023. All other tailings facilities not in a state of safe closure will be in conformance with the Standard by August 5, 2025. Freeport-McMoRan Inc. currently is working toward meeting this commitment.