THE ANDHRA PRADESH MINEARL DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION LTD

CORPORATATE ENVIRONMENT POLICY

At APMDC, we commit to environment protection by conducting our business in environmentally and socially sustainable manner and by fostering culture that supports environmental compliance and conservation of natural resources.

To support this commitment, we shall:

Comply with applicable environmental regulations and other requirements

Establish Environmental Management System and plans relevant ot our environment impacts.

Create an Environmental Management Organization for effective implementation of the EMS

Assign responsibilities, impart training to employees as part of the EMS and encourage participation and consultation in workplace through open communication.

Incorporate best available environmentally sound and energy efficient technology and environmental safeguards ant the planning, design operational, pre-closure and final closure phases of the mines.

Engage contractors and partners in implementing our Corporate Environmental Policy

Periodically, monitor, review and report environmental performances with a focus on continual improvement.

APMDC shall communicate the Corporate Environmental Policy to all employees, business associates and other stakeholders and ensure that the policy is available to the public. The implementation of the Corporate Environmental Policy shall be reviewed by the Corporate Environmental Management Committee annually and findings shall be placed before the Board for review