Environmental Permission and Licence
ELSAN A.Ş. has made it a principle to protect the environment during its activities. Hazardous emissions are prevented via the filtration facility first established in 1992 in the Continuous Casting department and expanded in 2000. Besides, the hazardous wastes generated on this stage are recovered for use as raw material source for another industry and the generated waste heat is recycled to save on energy costs. ELSAN A.Ş. holds Emission Permit and 1st Grade Non-Sanitary Enterprise Licence since 2000.
ELSAN A.Ş. has gained a "Hazardous Waste Recycling License" from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry regarding recovery of brass and copper shavings contaminated with oil in 2008. Again, the company has obtained Environmental Permit and License Certificates regarding Emissions, Hazardous Waste Recycling and Non-Hazardous Waste Recycling from the Ministry of Environment and Forestry in 2012.
In scope of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System implemented since 2008 ELSAN A.Ş. determines the environmental aspects and effects arising in scope of its activities. It is point of an exemplary in its sector especially in regard of "Waste Management", ELSAN A.Ş. stores all wastes classified according to type in Regular Waste Storage Areas and forwards these to licensed disposal/recycling facilities as necessary.
NOTE: Please refer to our "Environmental Statement" for more information on the matters of scrap material sales which concerns our suppliers and the matters of recovery of brass shavings, burrs and scraps which concerns our clients.