Green Port / Eco Port Project Sectoral Criteria
Green Port/Eco Port project was initiated within the framework of December 16th, 2014 dated protocol signed between General Directorate of Maritime Trade under Ministry of Transportation, Communication and Maritime Affairs, and Turkish Standards Institution (TSE). Participation in the project is on voluntary- basis.
Its purpose is to utilize, for certification, TS EN ISO 9001 “Quality Management System” to enhance effectiveness of quality management system; TS EN ISO 14001 “Environmental Management System” to reduce environmental risks due to port and ship operations; TS 18001 “Occupational Health and Safety Management System” to be able to prevent occupational accidents within port premises.
“Green Port/Eco Port” protocol aims to:
Thru the Green Port/Eco Port cooperation protocol, this certification based on sector-specific criteria offers for Port Operators a combined certification package including TS EN ISO 9001 QMS certification, TS EN ISO 14001 EMS certification and TS 18001 OHSAS certification.