Setaş is a solution partner to its customers with
innovative products, acting with the principle of continuous improvement in
line with the ecological and performance criteria of brands and
manufacturers, makes the necessary investments to minimize the harm to
the environment and human health, and follows and applies national and
international standards in these issues. Furthermore Setaş is a member of ETAD
(The Ecological and Toxicological Association of Dyes and Organic Pigments
Manufacturers) since 2003.
Setaş supports the Sustainable Chemical
Management targets of ZDHC, which was established in order to bring a practical
approach to the challenges facing the industry and which led the industry to
progress towards zero hazardous waste by 2020, through continuously improving
all chemical management systems in its
Increasing environmental awareness among
employees: the aim is to increase environmental awareness among employees by
means of standards and internal training.
Compliance with environmental laws: follow the
laws related to environment, and ensure activities is complying with this law.
Compliance with national and international
standards: Environmental management system has been established and implemented
in accordance with the ISO14001 certificate acquired in 2000
Supporting the principles of responsible care:
the voluntary action plan of the world chemical industry has been adopted by Setaş
and supported by all departments in terms of safety, human health and
Supporting energy-saving applications: less
energy and resource utilization are provided through improvements in production
processes . In addition, company employees contribute to energy saving
management on an individual basis up to the paper usage and electricity.
Waste Management: Setaş utilizes its own
treatment plant and the treatment services of the Organized Industrial Zone in
order to the proper disposal of the waste caused from its production.
Developing the products in accordance with
Oeko-Tex 100 standards in textile: In order to ensure the ecological
compatibility of textile products, in accordance with Eko-Tex standards which
impose restrictions on the substances on them, in production, restricted raw
materials are not used or used within the
Setaş dyestuffs and auxiliaries are produced in
accordance with the requirements of bluesign®, GOTS (Global Organic Textile
Standard) and Oeko-tex 100 standards and the limits set for
priority chemicals in ZDHC MRSL.
Our dyestuffs and auxiliaries dont contain, Azo
dyes and SVHC substances, restricted by REACH regulation and Annex 17, also
they dont contain Alkylphenol and ethoxylates (AP / APEOs), Chlorinated
aromatic compounds (AOX) and formaldehyde above acceptable limits.
Setaş is one of the first dyestuff suppliers on ZDHC Gateway portal, with its product list
which includes all dyestuffs produced.
Our auxiliaries registrated, to ZDHC Gateway
Chemical Compatibility Pyramid as level 1 and level 3 , with the documents of
GreenScreen Certified™ Standard for Textile Chemicals and GOTS (Global Organic