GRI Content Index

Boliden’s complete 2016 GRI index in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative’s G4 standard, is presented below. It enables a navigation of the disclosure of organisational profiles, strategies, report parameters, material aspects, management approaches (DMA), performance indicators and Mining & Metals sector supplement indicators (MM). It includes references to Boliden’s environmental, social and economic goals and results. All DMA-related material aspects and performance indicators are covered by a third party audit. A symbol is displayed in cases where Boliden reports partially (with omissions) on a material aspect and the reasons for the omissions are provided in connection with the aspect in this GRI Report.

 

GRI = GRI Report 2016

AR = Annual Report 2016

DMA = Disclosure on Management Approach

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GENERAL STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

Strategy and ­analysis

   

G4-1

CEO statement

AR 4-5

 
     

Organisational ­profile

   

G4-3

Name of the organisation

Boliden AB (publ)

 

G4-4

Primary brands, products, and services

AR 10-11, 14-19

 

G4-5

Location of headquarters

GRI back coverAR 120

 

G4-6

Name of countries where the organisation operates

GRI 3AR 120

 

G4-7

Ownership and legal form

AR 52-53

 

G4-8

Markets served

AR 12-14, 80-81

 

G4-9

Scale of the reporting organisation

AR 80-81

 

G4-10

Number of employees

GRI 12

 

G4-11

Employees covered by collective bargaining agreements

GRI 12

 

G4-12

Description of supply chain

AR 50-51

 

G4-13

Significant changes during the reporting period

GRI 8

 

G4-14

Precautionary approach or principle

GRI 9, AR 54-57

 

G4-15

List of externally developed economic, environmental and social charters

GRI 9

 

G4-16

List of membership in associations

GRI 10

 
     

Identified material aspects and boundaries

   

G4-17

List of entities included in financial statement

AR 88

 

G4-18

Definition of report content and Aspect boundaries

GRI 8

 

G4-19

Material Aspects

GRI 10-11

 

G4-20

Aspect Boundary within the organisation

GRI 10-11

 

G4-21

Aspect Boundary outside the organisation

GRI 10-11

 

G4-22

Restatement of information

No

 

G4-23

Significant changes from previous reporting periods

No

 
     

Stakeholder engagement

   

G4-24

List of stakeholder groups engaged

GRI 10, AR 40

 

G4-25

Basis for selection of stakeholders

GRI 10

 

G4-26

Approach to stakeholder engagement

GRI 10

 

G4-27

Topics and concerns raised through stakeholder engagement

GRI 10AR 40

 
     

Report profile

   

G4-28

Reporting period

Calendar year

 

G4-29

Previous reporting date

March 2015

 

G4-30

Reporting cycle

Annually

 

G4-31

Contact point

GRI back cover

 

G4-32

GRI option, Content Index, and references

G4 Core

 

G4-33

External Assurance

AR 104

 
     

Governance

   

G4-34

Governance structure

AR 58-63

 
     

Ethics and integrity

   

G4-56

Code of conduct

GRI 9

 

SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: ECONOMIC

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 13

Aspect: Economic performance

   

G4-EC1

Direct economic value generated and distributed

GRI 15

 

G4-EC2

Financial implications and other risks and opportunities for the organisation's activities due to climate change

GRI 15

 

G4-EC3

Coverage of the organisation's defined benefit plan obligations

GRI 15

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G4-EC4

Financial assistance received from government

GRI 15

 
       

Aspect: Market presence

   

G4-EC6

Proportion of senior management hired from the local community at significant locations of operation

GRI 16

 
       

Aspect: Indirect economic impacts

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 16

 

G4-EC8

Significant indirect economic impacts, including the extent of impacts

GRI 16

 
       

SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: ENVIRONMENTAL

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 17

Aspect: Materials

   

G4-EN1

Materials used by weight or volume

GRI 19

 

G4-EN2

Percentage of materials used that are recycled input materials

GRI 19

 
       

Aspect: Energy

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 19

 

G4-EN3

Energy consumption within the organisation

GRI 20

 

G4-EN5

Energy intensity

GRI 20

 

G4-EN6

Reduction of energy consumption

GRI 20

 
       

Aspect: Water

   

G4-EN8

Total water withdrawal by source

GRI 21

 

G4-EN10

Percentage and total volume of water recycled and reused

GRI 21

 
       

Aspect: Biodiversity

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 21

 

G4-EN11

Operational sites owned, leased, managed in, or adjacent to, protected areas and areas of high biodiversity value outside protected areas

GRI 21

 

G4-EN13

Habitats protected or restored

GRI 22

 

MM1

Amount of land disturbed or rehabilitated

GRI 22

 
       

Aspect: Emissions

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 23

 

G4-EN15

Direct greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Scope 1)

GRI 23

 

G4-EN16

Energy indirect greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Scope 2)

GRI 23

 

G4-EN18

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions intensity

GRI 23

 

G4-EN19

Reduction of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions

GRI 24

 

G4-EN21

NOx, SOx, and other significant air emissions

GRI 24

 
       

Aspect: Effluents and Waste

   

G4-EN22

Total water discharge by quality and destination

GRI 25

 

G4-EN23

Total weight of waste by type and disposal method

GRI 25

 

G4-EN24

Total number and volume of significant spills

GRI 26

 

MM3

Total amount of overburden, rock, tailings etc

GRI 25

 
       

Aspect: Compliance

   

G4-EN29

Monetary value of significant fines and total number of non-monetary sanctions for non-compliance with environmental laws and regulations

GRI 26

 
       

Aspect: Transport

   

G4-EN30

Significant environmental impacts of transporting products and other goods and materials for the organisation's operations, and transporting members of the workforce

GRI 26

 
       

Aspect: Supplier Environmental Assessment

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 27

 

G4-EN32

Percentage of new suppliers that were screened using environmental criteria

GRI 27

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Aspect: Environmental Grievance Mechanisms

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 27

 

G4-EN34

Number of grievances about environmental impacts filed, addressed, and resolved through formal grievance mechanisms

GRI 27

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SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: SOCIAL – Labour practices and Decent work

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 28

Aspect: Employment

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 30

 

G4-LA1

Total number and rates of new employee hires and employee turnover by age group, gender and region

GRI 30

 

G4-LA2

Benefits provided to full-time employees that are not provided to temporary or part-time employees, by significant locations of operation

GRI 30

 
       

Aspect: Labour/Management Relations

   

G4-LA4

Minimum notice periods regarding operational changes, including whether these are specified in collective agreements

GRI 31

 

MM4

Strikes and lock-outs exceeding one week

GRI 32

 
       

Aspect: Occupational Health And Safety

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 32

 

G4-LA5

Percentage of total workforce represented in formal joint management-worker health and safety committees that help monitor and advise on occupational health and safety programs

GRI 32

 

G4-LA6

Type of injury and rates of injury, occupational diseases, lost days, and absenteeism, and total number of work-related fatalities, by region and by gender

GRI 33

 

G4-LA7

Workers with high incidence or high risk of diseases related to their occupation

GRI 33

 

G4-LA8

Health and safety topics covered in formal agreements with trade unions

GRI 34

 
       

Aspect: Training and Education

   

G4-LA9

Average hours of training per year per employee by gender, and by employee category

GRI 34

 

G4-LA10

Programs for skills management and lifelong learning that support the continued employability of employees and assist them in managing career endings

GRI 34

 

G4-LA11

Percentage of employees receiving regular performance and career development reviews, by gender and by employee category

GRI 35

 
       

Aspect: Diversity and Equal Opportunity

   

G4-LA12

Composition of governance bodies and breakdown of employees per employee category according to gender, age group, minority group membership, and other indicators of diversity

GRI 35

 
       

Aspect: Supplier Assessment for Labour Practices

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 36

 

G4-LA14

Percentage of new suppliers that were screened using labour practices criteria

GRI 36

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Aspect: Labour Practices Grievance Mechanisms

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 36

 

G4-LA16

Number of grievances about labour practices filed, addressed, and resolved through formal grievance mechanisms

GRI 36

 

SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: SOCIAL – Human rights

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 37

Aspect: Non-discrimination

   

G4-HR3

Total number of incidents of discrimination and corrective actions taken

GRI 37

 
       

Aspect: Indigenous Rights

   

MM5

Operation in or adjacent to indigenous peoples' territories

GRI 37

 
       

Aspect: Assessment

   

G4-HR9

Total number and percentage of operations that have been subject to human rights reviews or impact assessments

GRI 38

 
       

Aspect: Supplier Human Rights Assessment

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 38

 

G4-HR10

Percentage of new suppliers that were screened using human rights criteria

GRI 38

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Aspect: Human Rights Grievance Mechanisms

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 38

 

G4-HR12

Number of grievances about human rights impacts filed, addressed, and resolved through formal grievance mechanisms

GRI 38

 
       

SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: SOCIAL – Society

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 39

Aspect: Local Communities

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 39

 

G4-SO1

Local community engagement

GRI 39

 

MM6

Number and description of significant disputes relating to land use, customary rights of local communities and Indigenous Peoples

GRI 39

 

MM7

The extent to which grievance mechanisms were used to resolve disputes relating to land use, customary rights of local communities and Indigenous Peoples

GRI 39

 
       

Aspect: Resettlement

   

MM9

Sites where resettlements took place

GRI 40

 
       

Aspect: Closure planning

   

MM10

Number and percentage of operations with closure plans

GRI 40

 
       

Aspect: Emergency Preparedness

   

MM-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 40

 
       

Aspect: Anti-corruption

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 40

 

G4-SO4

Communication and training on anti-corruption policies and procedures

GRI 40

 

G4-SO5

Confirmed incidents of corruption and actions taken

GRI 41

 
       

Aspect: Anti-competitive behaviour

   

G4-SO7

Total number of legal actions for anti-competitive behaviour, anti-trust, and monopoly practices and their outcomes

GRI 41

 
       

Aspect: Compliance

   

G4-SO8

Monetary value of significant fines and total number of non-monetary sanctions for non-compliance with laws and regulations

GRI 41

 
       

SPECIFIC STANDARD DISCLOSURES

Reference

Omissions

CATEGORY: SOCIAL – Product responsibility

 

DMA

GRI 8-11, 42

Aspect: Product and Service Labelling

   

G4-DMA

Aspect Specific DMA

GRI 42

 

G4-PR3

Type of product and service information required by the organisation's procedures for product and service information and labelling, and percentage of significant product and service categories subject to such information requirements

GRI 42

 

G4-PR5

Results of surveys measuring customer satisfaction

GRI 42

 

Aspect: Material Stewardship

   

MM11

Programs and progress relating to materials stewardship

GRI 43