Environment

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Environment - 2019

Protecting the environment is a high priority in all our activities in ACT. We monitor and continuously reduce our CO2 emissions, Hazardous waste, sea water monitoring, oil spillages, and reduce our energy consumption.

Our objectives are to conserve natural resources and the existing natural marine environment and, where possible, to repair damage as much as we can

We are committed to the efficient and responsible use of energy and materials in all our activities, ACT comply with all applicable local and international laws, regulations and ethical standards.

Environmental goals and objectives for 2019 can be summarized as follows:

  • Conduct environmental awareness for 200 employees about the EMS System ISO14001. And effective participation in Environmental Steering Committee Activities with HSSE Department activity
  • Conduct 6 Environment Drills as per the SOP for the Emergency Preparedness and Response Procedure & Drills Plan 2019
  • Maintaining the process of waste segregation for all kinds of waste resulting from the ACT activities.
  • Reduce the amount of hazardous waste generated by the Terminal activities by 8% compared with 2018 figures.
  • Follow up with external and internal stakeholder to gate out at least 300 long standing containers outside ACT

To achieve our goals and targets will work to implement many of the monitoring programs:

  • Sea water monitoring /Monthly.
  • Air monitoring / Quarterly.
  • Noise monitoring/ Quarterly.  
  • Monthly drinking water test by certified laboratories. /Monthly.
  • Radiation monitoring for containers./ Daily
  • Pest control /Monthly
  • Waste Management / Daily

And to preventing & controlling the Aspect with the oil spillages in ACT, we make available the following equipment.

  • Oil spill unit for dealing with any Marine pollution incident, with new equipments. 
  • Oil Spill Trailer for containment of chemical spills.
  • Installing new location for leaking container in yard 4.
  • Providing all our yards with big bags of white sand for dealing with any oil chemical spillages inside the terminal.
  • Using the street sweeper or street cleaner in ACT for all yards and roads.