Glossary

AgSilver
AISCSOSAll-in sustaining costs per silver ounce sold, net of by-product credits
BiodiversityThe variety of living organisms, genetic diversity, habitat diversity that create and sustain variation in the environment
Cash CostsCash costs per payable ounce of silver, net of by-product credits
CO₂ eqCarbon dioxide equivalent
CSRCorporate social responsibility
GHGGreenhouse gas
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)An Independent institution whose mission is to develop and disseminate globally applicable sustainability reporting guidelines
HSEHealth, safety and environment
LPGLiquefied petroleum gas
LTIFLost time injury frequency, calculated as the total number of accidents per million hours worked
LTISLost time injury severity, calculated as the number of days lost to injury per million hours worked
MACMining Association of Canada
Material Topic/IndicatorSustainability performance indicators contained in the Global Reporting Initiative Standards framework
m3Cubic metres
PASPan American Silver
SEISignificant Environmental Incident
TonneUnit of weight equivalent to 1,000 kilograms (2,205 lb)
TSMTowards Sustainable Mining (Mining Association of Canada Program)