Freeport-McMoRan releases 2016 Working Toward Sustainable Development Report “Driven by Value”

Sep 15, 2017 8:40 AM ET

September 15, 2017 /3BL Media/ -- Freeport-McMoRan is a leading international mining company with headquarters in Phoenix, Arizona. The company’s mineral resources are the building blocks of infrastructure and critical elements of progress for the modern world. Freeport-McMoRan believes responsible management and strong partnerships create value and contribute to sustainable development.

At the core of Freeport-McMoRan’s business are extraordinary people who focus on safe production while helping to improve the sustainability of areas near its operations. The company upholds and respects human rights while working with stakeholders on the fundamental environmental, social and economic aspects of its sustainability programs.

The Freeport-McMoRan 2016 Working Toward Sustainable Development report describes the daily progress that the company’s workforce is making toward safe production, addressing long-term needs in local communities, mitigating potential environmental impacts, and delivering products with critically important societal benefits. The report and additional information, including specific topical reports, performance data and sustainability news stories can be accessed at Since 2005, Freeport-McMoRan has sought independent verification of its annual sustainability reports.