ESL Shipping's operations and all of its vessels are certified in accordance with the requirements of the International Maritime Organization's International Safety Management code. In addition, the shipping company holds an ISO 14001 environmental certificate.
Ships are the most ecological alternative for transporting large cargo. ESL Shipping's new LNG-fueled vessels lead the way for more environmentally friendly raw material transportation. The shipping company also aims to determinedly reduce its fuel consumption.
Leipurin focuses specifically on the high level of quality and safety of all of its products. It requires its partners and suppliers to follow environmental and operational systems that fulfill tough quality criteria. In Finland, the Leipurin operating model has been granted the ISO 9001:2000 certificate. The certification has also committed the company to continually improving its operations.
Tough quality criteria guide Telko's functions. The company has been granted the ISO 9001 certificate, and it also follows the trade version of the Responsible Care program of the chemical industry. Accordingly, Telko is committed to continuously and voluntarily developing aspects of its business related to the environment, safety and health. This commitment has been verified in an external SQAS/ESAD audit. Telko has also signed the Ethical and Business Principles of the European Association of Chemical Distributors FECC.
Kauko offers solutions for mobile knowledge work and energy-saving products, such as solar energy systems, which signifies that environmental issues are highly important to the company's principals. Commitment to sustainable development is evident in all operations, all the way from product design and manufacture to recycling.