Aselsan Participated in the Most Prestigious Environment Project

Issue 41 - March 2013

Being an environmental friendly company in all of its activities especially in terms of production processes, Aselsan participated in Carbon Disclosure Project-CDP. CDP is an international independent organization, which globally reports how Companies are better able to understand how to protect themselves from the impacts of climate change. CDP is also on the agenda of 655 institutional investors managing $ 78 trillion in assets. When determiming investment preferences, the companies participated in CDP have become prominent.

This year, 17 institutions listed in İstanbul Stock Exchange, have applied to CDP, which is amongst the most prestigious and prevalent environmental initiatives of the world. As per 2012 assessments, only two institutions under industry category have participated in the Project. As one of the two institutions, Aselsan has blazed a trail also on behalf of the Turkish Defence Industry. The "high score" achieved by Aselsan has demonstrated its competence on the integration of its advanced environmental consciousness with corporate strategies.