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Wan Hai Lines has been accredited by DNV on ISO 14001 Environmental Management System.
2005/11/01
Wan Hai Lines has been accredited by DNV (Det Norske Veritas) on
ISO 14001:2004 environmental management system. The accrediting ceremony will be held on 11th of NOV, 2005 at WHL’s headquarter and the Chairman of WHL, Mr. C.H. Chen will attend this ceremony to accept the certification from the President and CEO of DNV, Mr. Miklos Konkoly-Thege.

In view of increasing awareness on global environmental issues, Wan Hai has been conducting a series of safety and environmental protection measures since the beginning of this year to fully fulfil its social responsibility and channel the environment management concept to strengthen enterprise spirit on business continuity. These measures include as following:

(1) Complying with relevant International Safety Management Code, International conventions and regulations and any other related requirements, for environmental protection.
(2) Monitoring and modifying the extent of pollution and minimizing impact on
the environment continuously.
(3) Propelling and fully implementing the ISO 14001 Environmental
Management System (EMS),and setting up ISO Committee for reviewing
The environmental protection performance periodically.
(4) Consolidating environmental protection concepts within the company, and
inculcating and enhancing environmental protection awareness
continuously.
(5) Advocating resource recycling and energy-saving with the goal of reducing
Waste of resources.
(6) Requesting contractors and business partners to enhance environmental
protection awareness, and observing environmental protection regulations
together.
The objectives are:
(1) Setting up the Environmental Management System (EMS)
(2) Enhancing environmental protection awareness and capability of all
employees.
(3) Carrying out the recycling in office.
(4) Strengthening capability of preventing

The accreditation covers WHL’s Headquarters at Taipei, Neihu Office and 34 vessels. In addition to call on employees’ realize of environmental protection concept into their working space, Wan Hai also holds several environmental discussion sessions to disseminate to all employees to cherish the resources on earth.



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