ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SCOPE AND ENVIRONMENTAL TARGETS

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SCOPE

As DİTAŞ Deniz İşletmeciliği ve Tankerciliği A.Ş, we have been paying attention to environmentally friendly operations in parallel with our policy, carrying out planned periodical emergency drills in order to be prepared to emergency cases firstly for marine pollution prevention and to improve personnel environmental awareness with the target of zero pollution in the ships under our management and head office. Taking necessary precautions in order to keep wastes at minimum level, making controls, preventing leakages have been cared. Wastes have been stored at categories in the scope of MARPOL Annex-1 and Annex-5 and delivered to licensed waste receiving facilities.

Keeping records of monthly usage of natural resources, they have been monitored for keeping the usages at optimum level. Taking into consideration life cycle during purchasing and investment of materials, purchasing of long lasting and environment friendly materials have been cared. It is targeted to comply with related legislation and other requirements and not to occur damage to environment for the processes of ships from the new building stage to the end of life treatment and going to recycling.

Evaluating environmental impacts of our activities and carrying out risk assessments related to environment, significant environmental aspects have been kept under control.

COMPANY’S ISO 14001 ENVIRONMENT TARGETS OF THE YEAR 2018

  • Not to occur oil spillage or leakage during cargo handling and bunker operations - Developments on target: No occurence of oil spill incident by ships.
  • To follow domestic fresh water consumption in the fleet ships - Developments on target: Informing personnel to pay attention to fresh water consumptions, ensuring optimum consumption of fresh water.
  • Legal Compliance (Environmental Legislation) - Developments on target: Following maritime environmental legislation consistently through Official Gazette, Chamber of Shipping Circulars and Class Circulars, to ensure the compliance.
  • To render faucets of sinks at general usage with photocell/sensor – Developments on target: Looking through consumptions to determine the ships which will use these faucets, to purchase and install faucets.
  • To complete revisions and class approvals of SEEMP for all ships according to MARPOL Annex VI.
  • To use the environmental friendly lubricating oil on the maneuverıng wires of the 3 fleet vessels.
  • To reduce the slope quantity at the ships which carry out tank washing (T.Sevgi, T.Gönül, T.Caroline, T.Nevbahar,T.Leyla, Kuzey Ekim, Elif Tuba, Kaya Tuna).
  • To use LED bulbs at non-hazardous deck areas of ships

ASSESSMENT OF COMPANY’S ISO 14001:2004 ENVIRONMENT TARGETS OF THE YEAR 2017

Our environmental targets are reviewed at Management Review Meeting dated on 18.01.2018 and related assessments are given below.
  • There is no occurence of incident caused by oil or bunker spillage within the year.
  • Domestic fresh water consumption of fleet ships has decreased by 6,4 % compared to last year.
  • Complete compliance to environmental legal legislation has been ensured, there is no any environmental accident/incident and environmental fine in the year.
  • Fleet vessels MRV plan has been set up and verified by DNV-GL under EU regulation for CO2 emission.
  • LED Bulbs are started to use at engine room projections of the ships determined due to consumptions.
  • Faucets with fotocell/sensor are started to use at the common area sinks of the ships determined due to consumptions.