Environment, Health And Safety At Sandvik

Sandvik is a global industrial group with advanced products and world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, machinery and tools for the mining and construction industries, special alloys, high temperature materials and process systems.

The Make it Count campaign is primarily focused on Sandvik Mining however for Sandvik as a whole, care for the environment, and the health and safety (EHS) of our employees and customers is an integral part of the company’s objectives and operations.

We have a strong Environment, Health and Safety (EHS) culture at Sandvik and our employees are committed to our vision and values which are supported by effective management systems and processes. The Sandvik EHS policy is as follows:


Sandvik commits to minimize the environmental impacts from its activities. We will strive for high efficiency in the use of energy and natural resources. We will also promote systems for reuse, recycling and recovery of materials and work to prevent pollution and other environmental harm.

Health and Safety

Sandvik will strive to provide healthy and safe workplaces. We will continue to reduce injuries and illness and involve our employees in health and well-being activities.

Legal Compliance

Sandvik will continue to take a systematic approach to comply with or exceed applicable environmental, health and safety legal and other requirements.

Continual Improvement

Environment, health and safety issues will be fully integrated into Sandvik’s operations and we will achieve continual improvement through management by objectives and implementation of preventative actions.

We will achieve this Policy by developing a strong environmental, health and safety culture and establishing best practice standards across the company.