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Compliance and the Code of Conduct

We are committed to compliance and integrity​, and our Code of Conduct is the foundation for how we act.

Hydro signage at the Sunndal plant

Hydro is a public limited company organized under Norwegian law with a governance structure based on Norwegian corporate law.

As a global company, it is our policy to act in accordance with applicable laws and regulations of the countries​ we operate in. We interact with a variety of stakeholders, including our customers, competitors, suppliers, ​business partners, representatives, authorities, and local communities.

We are committed to interacting with all of these groups in an ethical and legal manner, always demonstrating​ integrity in everything we do.​

Our main share listing is on the Oslo Stock Exchange, which subjects us to Norwegian securities legislation and stock exchange regulations.

We comply with the Norwegian Code of Practice for Corporate Governance of October 2010.

Hydro has been listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes every year since the start of the index in 1999. We are also listed in the corresponding UK index, FTSE4Good.

Code of Conduct

Our Code of Conduct is built on Hydro’s values, and with Hydro’s policies and procedures and applicable laws and regulations, it provides the framework for what we consider responsible business conduct.

Hydro’s Code of Conduct creates the foundation that supports our efforts to do the right things and to always act with integrity throughout our global organization wherever we operate and conduct business on behalf of Hydro.

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