Mine closure and responsible divestment

Anglo American plc

A chapter in the sustainability report. Describes the management approach, closure plans, calculation of closure liabilities and brief case studies. "Our approach to ensuring responsible mine closure emphasises the importance of designing, planning and operating a mine with closure in mind. In doing so, we aim to reduce long term risks and liabilities to our business and ensure that we leave a positive legacy when our mines conclude their operational life."

Anglo American. (2016). Mine closure and responsible divestment. In Delivering change, building resilience, working in partnership (Sustainability Report 2016). London, UK: Author.

Sustainability report
Closure, Post-closure
Anglo American
Mine closure and responsible divestment