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SUSTAINABILITY

Post-Industrial Material Use

  • Collection of textile waste material to be used in recycle process.

Respecting Nature Production

  • Purifying system: Less gas and liquid waste generation during the production
  • Filtration system: Lower carbon emission
  • Agreed with recycle companies for our bags and other waste

Eplon +

  • Releases 78% less CO2
  • Consumes 97% less water
  • Owns LCA certificate

Waste Minimization

  • Hazardous waste management

Gender Equality

 

  • While 50% of our white collar employees are female, 45% take managerial positions.
  • We encourage their full and effect participation at Epsan, while giving them equal opportunities for leadership at all levels of decision-making

Clean Water and Sanitation

 

  • The polluted water released through our production is treated through the water sanization system and reused in the cycle.
  •  We collect the aboveground natural spring waters and let it fall in the rivers/seas protecting them from pollution.

Affordable and Clean Energy

 

  • Plans to build an in-house Solar Power Plant systems in 2022 that corresponds to 15% of our energy need.

Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

 

  • Plans to build a highly energy efficient new factory according to the internationally accepted sustainability standards

  • Placed as one of the top companies based on the R&I spending in plastics industry in Turkey (by Turkishtime, 2020)

  • We aim to promote our Eplon+ recycle product portfolio

  • Our Eplon+ recycle product offers high mechanical properties

  • We collect post-industrial fiber waster and polymerization waste of polyamide producers for recycling

Responsible Consumption and Production

 

  • Purifying system: Less gas and liquid waste generation during the production

  • Filtration system: Lower carbon emission

  • Agreed with recycle companies for our bags and other waste

  • We manage our hazardous waste according to the government framework

  • Plans to invest in carbon footprint tracking software

Life on Land

 

  • Planting and seeding our factory land area.

  • Donations to The Turkish Foundation for Combating Soil Erosion (TEMA)