Teck Named to Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations List
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/23/13 -- Today at
the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Teck Resources
Limited (TSX: TCK.A and TCK.B, NYSE: TCK) ("Teck") was recognized as
one of the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations for 2013 by media
and investment research company Corporate Knights. Teck was the top
ranked Canadian company on the Global 100 list.
"Our people live and work in the communities where we operate and
they care deeply about doing the right thing for future generations,"
said Don Lindsay, President and CEO. "This ranking recognizes the
progress we've made, but we know there is more work to be done. Teck
remains committed to responsible resource development and to
considering people, communities and the environment, now and in the
future, in every decision we make."
Launched in 2005, the ranking of the Global 100 Most Sustainable
Corporations was recently recognized as the world's most credible
corporate sustainability ranking in a GlobeScan/SustainAbility
survey. The top 100 companies are selected from all publicly traded
companies with a market capitalization over USD$2 billion. Companies
were evaluated based on a range of sector-specific sustainability
metrics, such as water, energy and carbon productivity, and safety
performance. For more information about the Global 100 Most
Sustainable Corporations and the full rankings, visit:
Teck has also been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
(DJSI) for the last three years, which ranks Teck's sustainability
practices in the top 10 per cent of companies in the resource sector
worldwide. For more information on Teck's approach to sustainability,
Teck is a diversified resource company committed to responsible
mining and mineral development with major business units focused on
copper, steelmaking coal, zinc and energy. The pursuit of
sustainability guides Teck's approach to business. Teck is building
partnerships and capacity to confront sustainability challenges
within the regions in which it operates and at the global level.
Headquartered in Vancouver, Canada, its shares are listed on the
Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols TCK.A and TCK.B and the New
York Stock Exchange under the symbol TCK.
Teck Resources Limited - Media Contact
Senior Communications Specialist
Teck Resources Limited - Investor Contact
Vice President, Investor Relations & Strategic Analysis
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