At Agrium, our overall management approach to sustainability incorporates governance, guidance and management.
The strategic management of sustainability is shared among numerous corporate groups: Sustainability & Stakeholder Relations, EHS&S, Human Resources (HR), Investor Relations and Legal, among others. These groups monitor best practices, develop policies and standards, and support business units. The daily management of sustainability commitments and implementation of programs is guided by business unit leaders. The Corporate Social Responsibility Committee and the Corporate EHS&S Committee, both with Senior Leadership Team membership, set priorities, monitor performance, and investigate long-term targets in conjunction with the corporate groups and operations.
The following elements are fundamental to consistent management of sustainability issues at the level of attention they deserve: