Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC reducing its harmful impact on environment

Business Materials 11 November 2020 17:23 (UTC +04:00)
Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC reducing its harmful impact on environment

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 11

By Samir Ali - Trend:

The Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC (ASCO) is taking measures to reduce its harmful impact on ecology, ASCO Spokesman Mehman Mehdiyev told Trend.

The ASCO continues to work to find alternative waste reduction methods, Mehdiyev said.

“One such method is recycling waste, which in turn is one of the best means of positive environmental impact. ASCO is currently in the process of separating and transferring waste such as metal, paper and cardboard, lubricating oils, oil sludge, plastic. In addition, thanks to ASCO's activities, a list of environmental aspects that can have an impact on the environment has been compiled, and measures have been developed to reduce and eliminate them," the spokesman said.

Mehdiyev stressed that ASCO analyzes important environmental aspects that can negatively affect the environment as a result of its activities at the end of each year, determines and monitors measures to eliminate them, including them in the program of goals and objectives for the coming year.

All of the above measures to achieve the goals are analyzed at least once a quarter and the identified deficiencies are eliminated, said Mehdiyev.

“ASCO cooperates with many organizations providing various types of services, namely, removal, disposal and recycling of waste and waste,” Mehdiyev added.

The Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company is a shipping company that has the biggest fleet in the Caspian Sea. The company was certified in 2014 in accordance with the following standards - ISO 9001 - Quality Management System, ISO 14001 - Environmental Management System, OHSAS 18001 - Occupational Health and Safety Standard and ISO 50001 - Energy Management System. All this made it possible to develop security management system procedures and implement them to achieve the goals and tasks set for the company.