Other Environment Activities
EU Environment Award:
TMMT applied for EU Environmental Award in 2014 and got a finalist award in management category, with its applications in the scope of Toyota Environmental Management System 360⁰ Approach for raw materials, energy, water, waste, waste water, chemical materials, air quality, climate change, environmental risk and performance management.
EU Environment Award has been awarding establishments in EU membership countries since 1987. Regional Environmental Center Turkey (REC Turkey) has been in charge of its international secretariat since 2006, aiming to promote inovations for Turkey’s sustainability. The one important critetia for evaluation is whether the project is the very first application in Europe or the world, and the other is the project’s positive contribution to environment, economy and society.
ISO 14001 Certificate:
As an approval of its sensitive approach to the environmental management, and studies under 'Continuous improvement' principle, TMMT had been certificated with ISO 14001 Environment Management System Certificate, which will be valid until 2017.
- Optimizes resource utilization
- Obeys to regulations, and voluntarily invests to the environmental projects
- Plans and implements environmental projects
- Considers continuity as a base at its environmental performances and implementations
- Supports all efforts to fulfill the expectations on this subject
Resource utilization related activities:
- 100% recycle of all wastes generated in the plant, 40% reduction of waste in last three years
- Stack emissions are made harmless to the nature in stack gases processing plants
- 40% minimization of emissions with the help of water base paint
- Solar systems for, lighting, heating, electricity production
- Rain water collection to ensure the sustainability of natural water resources
- TMMT continuously encourages its partner companies, to perform improvement activities related to environmental issues
- With the help of the trainings, members' recognition about environmental concerns is increased
- Each year, month June is declared as the 'Environment Month'. During this month, environmental consciousness is tried to be increased via seminars and panels organized with the participation of outside experts and organizations