Welcome to Bettercoal.
We are a global, not-for-profit initiative established by a group of major utilities to promote the continuous improvement of corporate responsibility in the coal supply chain, with a specific focus on the mines themselves.
The new Bettercoal Code
Following an extensive public consultation that included stakeholder meetings in S Africa, Colombia, Indonesia and Russia, the new Bettercoal Code has been adopted. It builds upon existing mining standards and recognizes current industry good practice. It sets out the ethical, social and environmental principles and provisions that Bettercoal Members expect their coal supply chain to align with.
You can view the code here….
Bettercoal begins self- and site-assessments of coal suppliers
Bettercoal announced today that following the development of its new Code and assessment toolkit, it has moved to an operational phase engaging mining companies in its assessment program….