Environmental management approach

PPC believes in operating a sustainable business and we are committed to reducing the environmental impact of our operations while continually improving environmental performance. We ensure that sustainability is an integral part of our business strategy while striving to minimise or eliminate impacts and maximise benefits.


We encourage all our customers, suppliers and business associates to meet similar environmental goals.

PPC is committed to:

  • Integrate environmental management into management practices throughout the company
  • Implementing our environmental best practices to reduce adverse impacts of our operations and, where practical, prevent pollution
  • Achieve continual improvement by identifying significant environmental aspects, setting objectives and targets, and reviewing environmental performance
  • Comply to environmental legislation and other standards to which PPC subscribes
  • Responsible stewardship by managing natural resources through efficient energy strategies and implementing waste reduction and recycling where possible
  • Effective and transparent communication with stakeholders through internal communication and environmental management stakeholder forums
  • Train and educate our employees in environmental responsibilities and build capacity among our stakeholders to identify, report and act on opportunities to minimise environmental impacts
  • Manage our land through concurrent rehabilitation and maintaining biodiversity
  • Employees and contractors play a fundamental role in achieving environmental objectives by:
  • Taking ownership of, and participating in, environmental management programmes and initiatives
  • Integrating environmental concerns into everyday practice