The Company’s environmental activities are not limited to environmental measures alone. Uralkali’s employees actively participate in all environmental campaigns in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk. The potash industry workers are an encouraging example; they believe that we should start from ourselves to make the town clean. Environmental problems can only be solved by joining forces. To this end, Uralkali actively participates in national and municipal environmental campaigns, supports the initiatives of the employees and NGOs, promotes green thinking, and contributes to attracting the employees and their family members’ attention to the environmental problems. Uralkali supported the following environmental events in 2017:

  • Volunteer clean-ups in the towns of Berezniki and Solikamsk as part of the All-Russian Environmental Volunteer Clean-Up Green Spring;
  • A town event Save Trees’ Life 2017 in Berezniki;
  • Campaigns for planting greenery and clean up debris in Berezniki and Solikamsk during the All-Russian event Protection from Environmental Hazard Days;
  • All-Russian event Night of Museums in ECOstyle;
  • All-Russian ecological quest Clean Games;
  • The Best Ecological Fairy Tale contest and the Best Ecological Poster organised by the Green Contour movement together with the administration of the Ural Gems summer camp for four summer shifts;
  • Volunteer clean-ups in Berezniki as part of the All-Russian Environmental Volunteer Clean-Up Green Russia;
  • Saturday voluntary work days in places of public entertainment in Berezniki and Solikamsk (Usolka river in Solikamsk, coast-line area of the Nizhne-Zyryansky water storage reservoir), as well as Saturday voluntary work days in the Solikamsk Assisted Living Facility;
  • Ecoimage 2017 contest among the town enterprises and institutions organised by the Berezniki town administration, upon the results of which Uralkali became a winner in the Ecological Education nomination;
  • The Clean Environment regional ecological event.

Upon the 2017 results, Uralkali made it to top ten of environment and energy efficiency of the largest Russian companies; the Company also became a prize winner of the contest “100 Best Companies in Russia. Environment and Environmental Management”.