At Hecla, protecting our workforce is a top priority.
Hecla collaborates with local Indigenous Peoples around our operations to ensure we share resources, facilitate employment opportunities, and operate responsibly.
We invest in the technologies that help keep our workers safe and apply new mining techniques to decrease environmental impact while increasing production.
Hecla’s focus on safety and behavior has steadily improved our safety records every year over the past eight years.
Whenever possible, Hecla recycles and reuses water for milling and processing to help offset our freshwater withdrawal.
The Alaska Chamber recently presented our Greens Creek Mine with the prestigious Rita Sholton Large Business of the Year Award which…
Company-wide, Hecla’s entire operations directly affect less than 3,900 acres, which is about two-thirds of the area of the Spokane International Airport…
We take seriously our role as a leader in our communities, especially during trying times like the global pandemic.
Hecla is typically the largest employer and taxpayer in our communities, and company-wide in 2020 we provided around a $536 million direct economic impact…
Our ability to operate responsibility starts with one the most fundamental aspect of our mines – their location.
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