Jakarta, December 29, 2021 – PT Aneka Tambang Tbk (ANTAM; IDX: ANTM; ASX: ATM) member of Mining Industry Indonesia (MIND ID) – the state holding company of the mining industry, is pleased to announce that ANTAM through the Pongkor Gold Mining business unit achieves GOLD PROPER ranking as the company’s environmental and social management performance and innovation in the period 2020-2021. ANTAM also obtains two (2) GREEN PROPER ratings via the West Kalimantan Bauxite Mining division and the Precious Metals Processing and Refinery division and three (3) BLUE PROPER ratings via the Southeast Sulawesi Nickel Mining division, the North Maluku Nickel Mining division. Unit, and its subsidiary PT Cibaliung Sumberdaya. The GOLD PROPER ranking was presented by the Vice-President of the Republic of Indonesia, Mr. KH Ma’ruf Amin and the Minister of Environment and Forests, Ms. Siti Nurbaya, on the occasion of the PROPER environment 2021, Tuesday, December 28, 2021.
ANTAM’s Director of Operations and Production, Mr. I Dewa Wirantaya said:
“The success of the ANTAM Pongkor Gold Mining business unit in obtaining the GOLD PROPER classification is an appreciation for the efforts and hard work of all employees in environmental and sustainability aspects. The competitive advantages of the company. ANTAM’s excellence in environmental management through eco-innovation programs. It also highlights the success of the company’s commitment to solving social and environmental issues that have been achieved in a sustainable manner since 2015 through the Ecoriparian Ciguha social innovation under the CIKAL TANGKAL program (Ciguha Kampung Lestari Tangguh Kawal Lingkungan). “
ANTAM has obtained the GREEN PROPER classification which represents the company’s commitment to continuously improve the efficiency of environmental management by complying with laws and regulations, as well as several other efforts such as energy efficiency, reduction emissions, innovation in waste management, maintenance of biodiversity, post-operation planning, as well as management of the corporate social responsibility program as an additional assessment of the management of the Covid pandemic -19 and natural disasters.
At the same time, the BLUE PROPER classification indicates that the Company has implemented environmental management in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. The PROPER classification is a program for evaluating the performance of companies in terms of environmental management organized by the Ministry of the Environment and Forests.
ANTAM is always committed to implementing good mining practices in the execution of operations in all operational areas of the Company and will continue to strive to improve environmental management in order to implement sustainability and achieve better CLEAN in the future.
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