Significant topics

Significant Topics



  • Withdrawals, recycling and discharge, nutrient runoff
  • Releases

Safety & Wellness

  • Zero Harm
  • Promoting safe and healthy behaviors


  • Local sourcing and hiring
  • Community relations
  • Community investment
  • Commercial, in-kind or pro bono impacts Closure plans


  • Energy consumption, source and efficiency
  • GHG and other significant air emissions
  • Releases

Nutrient Stewardship, Innovation and Food Security

  • Agricultural yields, conservation, and sustainable intensification practices
  • Soil health
  • Small-plot trials and product innovation
  • Farmer efficiency
  • Agronomic and technological research and development
  • 4R Nutrient Stewardship


  • Public policy activities
  • International fiscal or political unrest


  • Soil health
  • Biodiversity
  • Deforestation
  • Tailings and overburden management
  • Mined, reclaimed and managed land
  • Management plans, International Union for Conservation of Nature red list
  • Mining wastes
  • U.S. Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

Environmental Incidents

  • Environmental releases
  • Fines and nonmonetary sanctions

Long Term Performance

  • Strategic priorities and investment
  • ESG performance
  • Market forecasting, competition and risk
  • Market access
  • Low-cost provider of crop nutrients

Supply Chain

  • Raw materials and energy price and availability
  • Supply chain and joint venture risk

Workforce Management

  • Inclusion and diversity
  • Development
  • Employee benefits
  • Engagement
  • Recruiting and succession planning
  • Labor relations


  • Product quality
  • Satisfaction, expectations, loyalty, requirements

Human Rights

  • Freedom of association and collective bargaining
  • Practices within the supply chain
  • Indigenous rights


  • Ethics and compliance
  • Transparency
  • Management systems