Environmental management

HDC takes great care to operate in an environmentally responsible manner, through:

  • Certified disposal of waste;
  • The use of alkaline-based chemicals which are both environmentally- and worker-friendly;
  • Dust extractor plants; and
  • Energy reduction
  • Energy efficient melt plant
  • VSD installations on motors where possible
  • Ongoing energy efficiency studies
  • Ongoing water efficiency studies
  • Quarterly environmental management reviews and EMP updates

The company will actively seek improvements within its processes to reduce its carbon footprint in the future.