P.C. "Sarajevo" International Airport LLC Sarajevo records increase of air traffic which has some impacts on the environment. In order to prevent damages the Airport implements environmetnal protection policies and builds up environmental management system. According to the international standards and regulations, environmental management policy implies sustained planning, testing and evaluating of efficacity of all the activities being taken to protect human environment.
Continuous monitoring of environmental conditions and prompt reporting on pollutions, waste and energy sources consumption, together with using the best available information and technologies, make the environmental management more efficacious.
Main goals of sustaining the environmental management system are as follows:
- Cutting down negative impacts on the environment;
- Cutting down the risk of ecological incidents;
- Cutting down the costs through preservation of raw materials and energy;
- Increased performance of prompt and efficacious interventions;
- Improving the reputation in local community and earning trust in the local community;
- Competitive advantage;
- Legal security due to compliance with the Law on environmental protection;
- Inquiring about possibilities to be given authorities and approvals from local and state institutions, as well as various funds;
- Improving thereputation of the Company;
- Better utilization of energy sources and protection of waters, carefull choosing of raw materials and controlled drive of waste for recycling;
- Reduction of financial burden caused by reactive management strategies like repair, cleaning, payment of fines for breach of law;
- Reduction of risks for fines and possible court trials;
- Improved conditions of working environment.
Lasting improvement of the environmental management system is achieved through preparation of relevant programs, provision of resources and timely reporting on the status of their implementation.
In preparation of the programs it is especially important to identify all activities to be taken in compliance with legal requirements and to monitor systematically the changes that could have some impacts on the environmental management system established at the Sarajevo International Airport.
P.C. "Sarajevo" International Airport LLC Sarajevo will keep informing the public on conditions regarding environment protection. We stay open for dialogue and co-operation with the public and appreciate your suggestions and comments.
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