Sustainability Scorecard

The Sustainability Scorecard shows our performance across a range of economic, social and environmental indicators.

Indicator 
Unit of measure
2012/13 2013/14 2014/15
Environment
Emissions 
Direct GHG Emissions (Scope 1)
Million
tonnes
CO2e
2.4 2.2 2.4
Indirect GHG Emissions (Scope 2)
0.4 0.4 0.4
Total GHG emissions1
2.6 2.8 2.8
Approximate proportion of energy
derived from fossil fuels2
% 95% 95% 95%
Energy  
Global direct energy consumption GJ 42,796,114 41,248,949 44,070,102
Water  
 Global Water Use GL 43.2 43.4 40.2
Australian Water Use GL 10.7 10.5 9.3
 Global water discharge GL 32.7 32.5 32.8
Waste  
Global Solid Waste kt  8.7  13.5 7.6 
    Australian Solid Waste kt  3.7  4.43  4.1
Global solid chemical waste kt 1,877.7 1,470.4 2,177.5
    Australian solid chemical waste kt 1,877.2 1470.2 2,177.3
Global Liquid waste GL 18.6 23.5 15.2 
    Australian liquid waste GL 12.5 12.9 13.7 
Environmental Compliance        
Environmental non-compliance
incidents (Category 2+)4

16 164
 514
Loss of containment (Category 2+)4   1424 239 200
Safety
Total Recordable Injury Rate   1.205 0.97 0.67
Fatalities   2 0 1
People
Total workforce (excluding contractors) 5,247 4,977 4,721
Americas   2,684 2,584 2,440
Asia Pacific   2,293 2,124 2,072
Europe   270 257 209
Gender - Diversity (% of women)      
Board6   14.3% 25.0% 28.8%
Executive   12.5% 14.3% 12.5%
Management   13.3% 13.8% 13.9%
Global   15.0% 15.5% 16.0%
Direct Economic Value Generated and Distributed (A$Mil)
A. Direct economic value generated  

Revenues    3,439.2 3,400.2 3,683.9
B. Economic value distributed   3,461.5 3,570.0 3,630.9
Operating costs, including payments to suppliers, non-strategic investments and royalties
2,490.7 2,670.9 2,609.6
Employee wages and benefits: total monetary outflows for employees (current payments, not future commitments) 578.5 583.2 633.7
Payments to providers of capital, including dividends and interest   203.6 152.0 194.5
Government taxes (TOTAL) (income tax, payroll tax, Australian goods and services, fringe benefits taxes and Australian fuel tax credits) 188.1 163.6 192.7
Voluntary community investments (including donations of cash, in-kind support and employee time)  0.6  0.3  0.4
 C. Economic value retained (A-B) (22.3) (169.8) 53.0
 Government taxes paid by country (A$Mil)
 Australia 136.80 109.6 101.4
 United States 18.86 20.5 40.2
 Mexico 8.58 6.8 9.5
 Canada 3.75 21.3 35.0
 Chile 0.04 0.63 1.1
 Hong Kong 1.60 0.0 0.0
 Turkey 7.44 2.0 0.0
 Indonesia 0.81 1.2 3.6
 Papua New Guinea 2.19 1.6 1.9
 Tonnes of Product Supplied (million tonnes)
 Fertiliser 2.0 2.0 1.9
 Explosives 1.6 1.6 1.4

1. Scope 1 + 2.
2. Excluding natural gas and diesel used as production raw material.
3. Includes 1.2 kt of construction waste sent to onsite landfill at our remote Phosphate Hill site in Queensland, Australia.
4. Figure includes both non-compliance and internal non-conformance incidents.
5. Restated due to finalisation of incident classifications.
6. J. Fazzino, Managing Director and CEO, is classified as a Board member.