Ekol, the first company in the world to receive the "Sustainable Logistics Registration" at the FIATA (International Transport Organizers Associations Federation) 2014 World Congress, has reaffirmed the success of its activities, which it conducts with the understanding of sustainable service, with the audit performed in the first quarter of 2021. Thus, Ekol has increased its score in the top category GOLD, which it has increased for 8 years in a row, this year.
Ekol Turkey Country Manager Arzu Akyol Ekiz, who said that Ekol, which has proven its pioneering and entrepreneurial structure on every platform, will accelerate its sustainable growth and increase its performance level even higher with this incentive, said, “When we look at the big picture, we have achieved a total fuel reduction of 10 thousand m438 and 3 thousand tons of CO658. We prevented the emission of. In other words, we have saved 2 hectares of forest, equivalent to 74.753 times the size of the Istanbul Belgrad Forest, and prevented the consumption of fossil fuels that can be used around 14 round trips between the Moon and the Earth. As Ekol, we present a forest the size of 1700 football fields to our planet every month, and we also save fuel equivalent to 700 tours around the world ”.
Within the scope of Sustainable Logistics Registration, which was developed in Turkey for the first time in the world in cooperation with the International Transport and Logistics Service Providers Association (UTIKAD) and the international independent certification and auditing organization BureauVeritas; Governance, risk and opportunity management, environment, energy, occupational health safety, employee rights, road safety management, asset management, customer feedback management and compliance management criteria are evaluated. Sustainable Logistics Registration process; It reveals the regulation of relations with all stakeholders, defining the service contribution to sustainable development at the institutional level, and the progress in the metrics by which this service is measured.