for a better world
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AT AYTIM, SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES ARE THE CORNERSTONE OF OUR OPERATIONS. OUR NUMEROUS SUSTAINABILITY CERTIFICATIONS ARE TANGIBLE EVIDENCE OF OUR DEDICATION TO OUR RESPONSIBILITIES AND PLEDGES. WE MANAGE OUR RESOURCES JUDICIOUSLY, CONSCIOUS OF THE LEGACY WE LEAVE FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS. OUR COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILITY TRANSCENDS THE MATERIALS USED IN OUR PRODUCTION; IT IS EQUALLY EVIDENT IN OUR APPROACH TO HUMAN RELATIONSHIPS, ALWAYS PRIORITIZING HUMAN VALUES IN OUR BUSINESS PRACTICES.
EQUILIBRIUM IS OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLE: WE ARE COMMITTED TO SUSTAINING BALANCE IN ECOLOGICAL, SOCIAL, ECONOMIC, CULTURAL, AND SPATIAL REALMS. OUR GOALS INCLUDE MINIMIZING ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT, REDUCING OUR CARBON FOOTPRINT, AND INNOVATING IN WASTE REDUCTION AND RECYCLING. THROUGH THESE ENDEAVORS, WE STRIVE TO BEQUEATH A CLEANER, HEALTHIER, AND MORE LIVABLE WORLD TO THOSE WHO FOLLOW.
SUSTAINABLE AND HUMAN-CENTRIC FUTURE
ALIGNED WITH OUR SOCIAL SUSTAINABILITY OBJECTIVES, WE MAINTAIN A WORKPLACE CONGENIAL TO HUMANITY, PLACING PARTICULAR EMPHASIS ON WOMEN'S LABOR. WE INITIATE PROJECTS ACROSS VARIOUS TURKISH REGIONS TO FOSTER RURAL DEVELOPMENT, AND ACTIVELY CONTRIBUTE TO COMMUNITY ADVANCEMENT IN CULTURAL AND ECONOMIC TERMS. FOR US, SUSTAINABILITY ENCOMPASSES ENVIRONMENTAL DUTIES AND EXTENDS TO SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITIES. WE ARE COMMITTED TO FOSTERING SOCIAL EQUALITY AND JUSTICE AND ENHANCING THE RIGHTS AND WELFARE OF OUR WORKFORCE.
UNDERTAKEN BY US
- EMPLOYING ECO-FRIENDLY PRODUCTION METHODS USING CERTIFIED RAW MATERIALS.
- DESIGNING PRODUCTS THAT BOLSTER THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY.
- UTILIZING 100% GREEN ENERGY THROUGH OUR SOLAR POWER PLANT IN BARTIN.
- IMPLEMENTING A ZERO WASTE PROJECT TO SORT, STORE, AND RECYCLE WASTE EFFICIENTLY.
- CONVERTING CAFETERIA WASTE OILS INTO BIOFUEL, PROMOTING RECYCLING.
- EVALUATING SUPPLIERS BASED ON SOCIAL COMPLIANCE, ENVIRONMENTAL, AND CHEMICAL MANAGEMENT STANDARDS.
- ENHANCING RAW MATERIAL USAGE EFFICIENCY BY 10% THROUGH OUR ERP SYSTEM.
FOR OUR EMPLOYEES:
- UPHOLDING EQUAL LABOR RIGHTS AND LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN LINE WITH UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS.
- ENHANCING EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT AND RESOURCE EFFICIENCY BY EMBRACING DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES.
- INTEGRATING SYRIAN REFUGEES INTO THE WORKFORCE THROUGH COLLABORATION WITH UNITED WORK.
- GUIDING OUR POLICIES AND OFFERING SOCIAL SERVICES VIA OUR SUSTAINABILITY COMMITTEE.
EQUALITY IN THE WORKPLACE
THESE STRIDES TOWARDS ESTABLISHING WORKPLACE EQUALITY AND JUSTICE ARE PIVOTAL IN EFFECTING POSITIVE CHANGE WITHIN OUR SECTOR. WE ARE UNWAVERING IN OUR EFFORTS TO CREATE AN ENVIRONMENT WHERE EVERY INDIVIDUAL IS HEARD AND VALUED, CONTINUOUSLY EVOLVING AS WE ADVANCE ON THIS PATH.
IN THIS CONTEXT:
Women and Men
Conditions for All
Environment Free from
ORGANIC COTTON, PRODUCED ECO-FRIENDLY FROM SEED TO HARVEST WITHOUT HARMFUL PESTICIDES, IS A KEY MATERIAL FOR US. WE PARTNER WITH BCI-TRAINED FARMERS IN SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURAL PRACTICES, APPLYING THESE STANDARDS IN OUR PRODUCTION. COTTON WASTE FROM OUR FACTORIES IS EFFECTIVELY RECYCLED, MAXIMIZING RESOURCE EFFICIENCY.
BEYOND THIS, WE CULTIVATE OUR ORGANIC COTTON, OVERSEEING THE ENTIRE PRODUCTION PROCESS AND AIMING TO MINIMIZE OUR ENVIRONMENTAL FOOTPRINT. THIS APPROACH ALLOWS US TO OFFER PRODUCTS THAT ARE BOTH ECO-FRIENDLY AND OF HIGH QUALITY, PROVIDING NATURAL AND HEALTHIER OPTIONS FOR OUR CUSTOMERS.
WATCH OUR SUSTAINABILITY FILM
OUR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT EXTEND TO ALTERNATIVE SUSTAINABLE FABRICS LIKE REGENERATED CELLULOSE, RECYCLED POLYESTER, LINEN, AND HEMP, SHAPING THE FUTURE OF THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY."
TO THE FUTURE
- Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)
- Global Recycled Standart
- The Better Cotton Initiative (BCI)
- Organic Blended Content Standart
- Recycled Claim Standard (RCS)
- European Flax
With this certificate, AYTIM guarantees that organic textile products are produced in accordance with the highest standards throughout the entire production chain.
GRS is a global standard for products containing recycled content, and it verifies the amount of recycled content in our products, the chain of custody throughout the production chain, as well as social and environmental practices and chemical restrictions.
This certificate is one of the most well-known labels globally recognized for testing textile products for harmful substances. This label proves that the products we offer to our customers meet high safety and quality standards.
The Better Cotton certificate represents the compliance of our products and production processes with the established sustainability standards and offers our customers assurance about the quality and reliability of our products.
OBSC ensures the accurate and transparent labeling of the proportions of organic and non-organic fibers used in textile products. This demonstrates that our products are produced based on reliable and accurate information regarding their organic content levels.
The RCS certification embodies AYTIM's commitment to the environment and its contribution to the sustainable fashion industry. By increasing the use of recycled materials, we demonstrate our efforts to conserve natural resources and reduce our environmental footprint. This approach enables us to provide our customers with products that are both high quality and environmentally friendly.
We offer our customers high-quality linen textile products that are produced with environmentally sensitive agricultural practices. The European Flax® certification is proof that our products comply with eco-friendly and ethical production standards.