Centerra is a signatory of the International Cyanide Management Code (the Cyanide Code or ICMI). The Cyanide Code focuses exclusively on the safe management of cyanide that is produced, transported, and used for the recovery of gold and silver. Certification under the Cyanide Code includes requirements related to financial assurance, accident prevention, emergency response, training, public reporting, stakeholder involvement and verification procedures.
As a signatory to the ICMC, Öksüt successfully completed stage 1 and stage 2 of its environmental and safety management systems (ISO 14001 & ISO 45001) audit in 2021. After receiving the related certificates and flags, Öksüt is working towards ICMC certification by the end of 2023.