Head Office
Head Office
Selous Metallurgical
+263 242 886 878-85 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00 P O Box 6380, Harare, Zimbabwe
+263 628 44 667-9 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00 P O Box 61, Selous, Zimbabwe
263 628 44 888-9 Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00 P O Box 61 Selous, Zimbabwe
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ISO 14001:2015
OHSAS 18001:2007
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Zimplats recognises that the scale of its operational activities inevitably impact on the environment through land disturbance, resource consumption and pollution. Responsible environmental stewardship is essential in the management of environmental impacts and of our relationships with host communities, regulators and other stakeholders. Our strategic focus is to proactively prevent, mitigate, minimise and remediate environmental impacts on natural resources and the communities around our operations. We work in accordance with certified environmental management system (ISO14001:2015) which is integrated into BMS. Regulators are important in our environmental management approach and we engage and work together in managing and monitoring environmental impacts and in complying with relevant regulations. Our strategic approach to managing environmental impact and conserving natural resources Our strategic approach to managing environmental impact and conserving natural resources revolves around three key areas: compliance obligations, resource management and mitigating impact.

Our environmental policy provides a framework for responsible and environmentally friendly exploration, mining and processing operations.

  • We are committed to complying with all applicable environmental laws, regulations and standards.
  • Zimplats establishes programmes to conserve natural resources, comply with applicable obligations and mitigate negative environmental impacts. Environmental management is integrated into all aspects of the business with the aim of achieving world-class environmental performance in a sustainable manner.
  • We are committed to retaining certified environmental management systems.
  • Environmental legislation continues to evolve. We align our environmental standards and practices accordingly and participate in environmental fora to keep abreast of future changes.
  • We align environmental communication with relevant stakeholders and communicate effectively on environmental issues at all operations.
  • All new employees receive environmental awareness training and environmental competency training is integrated into training manuals.
  • We extend environmental awareness into host communities through clean-up campaigns, training and creating awareness of topical environmental issues affecting the surrounding communities.