Our Core Values

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Our core values that guide every Hecla Greens Creek employee and every action we take are safety, environmental stewardship, corporate and personal responsibility, respect, inclusivity, transparency, profitability and community.

Hecla’s philosophy is to operate safely as a team and as individuals. We do this by promoting a deeply rooted, values-based culture. Our employees leverage mining skills and practices developed over our company’s 127-year history. We empowering every employee to enforce safe and respectful behavior at all times, and regularly innovate new practices.

Another way to think of this is to summarize everything we believe into one core value:

Responsible Mining.