A very prominent part of our business focus is that of tailings storage facility (TSF) safety.
We subscribe to the contemporary imperative of greater transparency and enhanced governance in terms of the technical standards, safety and environmental impact of TSFs, a commitment that so far has led us to implement the following:
The Church of England Pensions Board and the Council on Ethics for the Swedish Public Pension Funds chair a steering committee for a Global Tailings Standard that requires extractive companies to disclose how they manage their tailings storage facilities (TSFs).
DRDGOLD remains compliant with these disclosure requirements, which are contained in the below documents:
Read more about the initiative here.