Virgin Gold takes its responsibility for environmental stewardship very seriously and regards sound environmental management and performance as a key priority at every operation. We exercise utmost vigilance in protecting the environment and seek ways to minimize our environmental footprint wherever we operate; a commitment that is enshrined in our corporate responsibility principles and our corporate Environmental Policy. We will always meet, and where possible exceed, regulatory requirements in our environmental performance.
In recent years, in accordance with our corporate Environmental Policy, we have been implementing a company-wide Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) Management System. This system provides the structure, guidelines and standards through which we strive for continuously improved in environmental performance in all our global operations.