Sustainability, Environment and Energy Efficiency
As a significant contributor to the agricultural sector, GrainCorp recognises that the adoption of sound environmental management practices and sustainable business operations are important.
Sustainability is one of GrainCorp’s values and all employees are encouraged to embrace it. Sustainability to GrainCorp means balancing three interconnected dimensions – environment and efficiency, people and society, and governance.
GrainCorp’s leadership ensures that we consider environment and energy impacts when making business decisions. GrainCorp also supports its employees taking part in small and large-scale sustainability initiatives both within the company and in the broader community
As part of a commitment to conduct business in an ethical and sustainable way, GrainCorp is a registered participant in, and complies with, the following:
- The National Energy and Greenhouse Reporting Scheme including the requirement to publically report greenhouse gas emissions under the National Greenhouse & Energy Reporting Act 2007
- The international Sustainable Agriculture Initiative
- Environment Protection Licences in regions where we operate.
As the majority owner of Allied Mills, GrainCorp has elected to act as that organisations 'controlling corporation' for the purposes of the National Greenhouse & Energy Reporting Act 2007.