• Sustainability

Sustainability Policy

Setaş, which supports its customer-oriented principle with knowledge and innovation and acts with the philosophy of being a chemical company that increases the competitiveness of its brand and business partners and works for a sustainable future, considers itself a part of the economy, society and environment;

  • It works to produce ecological and technological solutions for sustainable economy, sustainable environment and sustainable society
  • It evaluates the effects of its activities throughout the value chain in 3 categories based on Sustainability, Technology and Synergy approaches
  • By signing the United Nations Global Compact in 2016, it develops its sustainability priorities and objectives in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and implements them across the value chain
  • It sets its sustainability strategy and, accordingly its goals, in cooperation and communication with all stakeholders, especially key stakeholders, and also aims to create value for them
  • It designs its products and services in accordance with the ecological and performance criteria of textile manufacturers, brands, retailers and end users and in a way that meets national and international standards
  • It aims to minimize the effects of products on environment and human health by continuously developing chemical management systems

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  supply chain.

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 Textile Standard)