Material Topic: Socio-economic compliance

419-1 In the social and economic area

Socio-economic compliance is a precondition for successful mining and smelting operations. Legal requirements shall always be met.

No significant fines or non-monetary sanctions regarding social performance have come to Boliden’s attention during 2016. Legislative compliance is important to Boliden since it ensures our business legitimacy.

For monetary value of significant fines for non-compliance with environmental laws and regulations, see 307-1.