In the Krasnoyarsk region Governor, working in the region industrial enterprises, as well as of the Siberian Federal University signed an environment Charter. About it reported in a press-release "Norilsk Nickel" which also joined the Charter.
Companies shall, in particular, to modernize the equipment, improve energy efficiency of production and processing of industrial waste. The document is open and all interested companies can join the Charter.
"In the development strategy of our region basic principle: edge to humans. The signing of the Charter — a willingness to take responsibility, not just to be a critic, the controller, and to become personally involved in improving the environment", — said the Governor of the region Victor Tolokonsky.
Vice-President of "Norilsk Nickel" Elena Bezdenezhnykh, said that the company participates in the project mainly for economic reasons. "More profitable to spend money on the environment now than later to reap the results," she explained.
In March, the company Norilsk Nickel and the government of the Murmansk region agreed on cooperation in the field of ecology in the implementation of investment projects and preserve the natural landscapes of the Kola Peninsula. Key aspects of the program — reduction of emissions into the atmosphere, discharges into water and safe waste disposal.
Earlier that month, Norilsk Nickel received the Grand Prix for environmental responsibility at the all-Russian competition "Russian business Leaders: dynamics and responsibility — 2016" organized by the Russian Union of Industrialists and entrepreneurs (RSPP).
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