Norðurál's Environmental Policy

Norðurál emphasizes that its operations are conducted in harmony with the environment. We strive to minimize the environmental impact as well as promoting the responsible use of energy and raw materials. Norðurál promotes increased environmental awareness and staff participation in reforms. Norðurál meets the requirements in operating licenses, laws and regulations on environmental issues.

Our environmental goals:
– Minimizing emission
– Employees know the environmental impact of the operation
– Responsible recycling and disposal.

Norðurál’s environmental management system is certified by the international ISO 14001 standard.

The best researched area of the country

Hvalfjörður is one of Iceland’s best researched areas. Independent research and monitoring of more than 100 different environmental factors.


Report summary

Environmental Report 2023