At Queensland Critical Minerals (QCM), we recognize the importance of conducting our business operations in an environmentally sustainable and socially responsible manner. We are committed to integrating environmental, social, and governance (ESG) considerations into every aspect of our operations, from exploration and development to mining and processing.
Our company understands that addressing ESG issues is not only the right thing to do but also makes good business sense. We believe that by prioritizing ESG considerations, we can create long-term value for our stakeholders and contribute to a more sustainable future.
At QCM, we strive to be a leader in the mining sector, setting an example for our peers and contributing to a more sustainable future. To achieve this, we have developed a comprehensive ESG framework that guides our decision-making and actions. Our commitments are structured around our values and four key areas central to our business - the well-being of our people, safety, the natural environment, and the social environment.
People We are dedicated to providing a safe and healthy workplace for our employees and contractors, ensuring their well-being is a top priority. We provide training, education, and professional development opportunities to our employees, promoting a culture of safety and continuous improvement. We recognize the value of diversity and inclusivity and strive to create a workplace that is respectful, supportive, and welcoming to all.
Safety Safety is a core value at QCM, and we are committed to ensuring the safety and health of our employees, contractors, and visitors. We have implemented rigorous safety standards and procedures, regularly monitor our performance, and continuously improve our safety practices.
Natural Environment We recognize the importance of preserving the natural environment and are committed to minimizing our environmental impact. We promote responsible use of natural resources, reducing waste and emissions, and promoting biodiversity. We regularly monitor and report on our environmental performance, seeking opportunities to improve and minimize our impact on the environment.
Social Environment We understand that our operations can have significant impacts on the communities where we operate, and we are committed to building strong relationships based on mutual respect, trust, and transparency. We engage with stakeholders, listen to their concerns, and work collaboratively to address issues and build trust. We prioritize local employment and procurement, supporting local economies and creating shared value.
We believe that by integrating ESG considerations into our business operations, we can create a sustainable future for ourselves and future generations. We are committed to continuously improving our ESG performance, reporting our progress, and engaging with stakeholders on our journey towards a more sustainable future.