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Boliden’s vision is to become the most climate friendly and respected metal provider in the world. Boliden invests considerable resources in efficient systems, advanced technology and stable processes throughout its operations. All sites work preventively with meticulous risk assessments and clear action plans.



Performance is presented in the Annual and Sustainability Reports.

Environmental targets 2020 and beyond


Decrease carbon dioxide intensity by 40 % * by 2030

Reduce CO2 total emissions

Air pollution emissions

Reduce amount of metals to air

Reduce sulfur dioxide to air


Reduce amount of metals to water

Reduce N-tot to water


Contribute to increased biodiversity by 2030 in all regions where we operate

Environmental compliance

No serious environmental incidents should occur

No permit value deviations should occur

The table shows some of Boliden’s environmental performance indicators that are followed up on a monthly, quarterly or annual basis.

* Base year 2012