Responsibility at Aurubis

Aurubis assumes responsibility for its business activities. Our Sustainability Strategy focuses on the balance of “Economy – Environment – People”.

For Aurubis, responsible corporate governance makes an integral contribution to securing the company's future. Our understanding of sustainability encompasses the focuses of people, the environment, and the economy. The Sustainability Strategy 2018-2023 creates the framework for our sustainability activities. It is a component of the Aurubis Group strategy and aligns with the mission of responsibly transforming raw materials into value to provide metals for an innovative world.

At Aurubis, sustainability means:

  • treating the environment and limited natural resources with care.
  • exhibiting responsibility towards our employees, suppliers, customers, and neighbors.
  • securing long-term company success with responsible business practices and stable growth.

Greetings from the board

“We aspire to conduct our business with responsibility – in the economic setting, when dealing with the environment and resources, and with respect to our employees."

Sustainability Strategy

The Sustainability Strategy 2018-2023 establishes the main areas of activity, targets, and action plans for the coming years. Aurubis has systematically expanded this activities over the past years.

Responsible business activities

By expanding our complex raw material processing, multimetal recycling, and responsibility in the supply chain, we contribute to resource conservation and economic stability.

Environment & Climate

We are a global leader in environmental protection and energy efficiency and, as an energy-intensive company in the basic materials industry, are aware of our responsibility.


Learn more about Aurubis as a future-oriented employer, occupational safety, about our social commitment and human rights approach here.

KPIs & Reporting

You can find our GRI Reports, Non-Financial Reports, and additional reporting here.


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