News

April 08

Freeport-McMoRan supports Arizona Gives Day 2021

During this year's 24-hour online fundraiser, more than 37,000 individuals donated $5.45 million to 980 Arizona nonprofits through the Arizona Gives website.

March 30

Freeport-McMoRan's El Abra operation in Chile encourages biodiversity with new greenhouse

In a harsh climate where it's difficult for plants to grow and thrive, El Abra employees and community members worked together at the end of last year to build a greenhouse to nurture native seedlings as part of an ongoing commitment to sustainability.

March 18

Cerro Verde, a Freeport-McMoRan Company, Wins Award for Cultural Conservation

The Provincial Municipality of Arequipa in Peru presented Cerro Verde with an award for its commitment to art and cultural conservation during a ceremony celebrating the city's historic center and its 20th anniversary as a World Cultural Heritage of Humanity site.

March 02

Employees Raise Nearly $10 million through United Way Campaign

The pandemic put a lot on hold in 2020, but it didn't stop employees from giving back to our communities through the company's annual United Way campaign for North America sites.

February 11

Displaced Burrowing Owls Find New Homes at Safford

The adorable, federally protected burrowing owl is the comeback raptor in rural southeastern Arizona with the help of a company-supported conservation project

February 10

PTFI Team Assists with Earthquake Relief Efforts

PT Freeport Indonesia's Emergency Preparedness and Response Team provided medical care for victims and helped with rescue efforts after a 6.2-magnitude earthquake triggered deadly landslides on Sulawesi Island.

February 01

COVID-19 increases enrollment in the Academy of Women Entrepreneurs

The Academy of Women Entrepreneurs is a joint partnership with the Freeport-McMoRan Foundation to educate women on how to run their businesses virtually during the pandemic

February 01

Freeport-McMoRan Earns Spot on 2021 World's Most Admired Companies List

Freeport-McMoRan garnered a spot on the 2021 World's Most Admired Companies list, ranking sixth among its industry peers, Fortune magazine announced today.

December 23

Santa's big bag was fuller this holiday season thanks to Freeport-McMoRan employees who donated hundreds of wish list items for children and seniors.

Nearly every North American site held a drive to bring Christmas cheer and smiles to those less fortunate in communities near the company's operations.

December 18

Three Freeport-McMoRan Sites Awarded Copper Mark as Responsible Producers

The Copper Mark sets and continually raises the bar among copper producers on environmental, social and governance standards. Certifications are earned on a case-by-case basis by every individual copper site - mine, smelter or refinery.