Hinopak conducted its Initial Environmental Review (IER) in
the year 2001 to ascertain its capability for adopting ISO14001
standard. In a very short span of time Hinopak management adopted
ISO14001 management system and became the first automobile company
in Pakistan to get this qualification.
Hinopak in its mission to promote activities that reduce environmental
impacts and as directive from the principal Hino Motors Japan
acquired ISO 14001:1996 in 2001. In 2005, we successfully upgraded
our ISO 14001:1996 Standard to new ISO 14001:2004 Standard and
again became the first automobile company in Pakistan as well
as in Hino Group to achieve this qualification worldwide.
Regular audits are conducted to ensure that our EMS is in line
with ISO 14001:2004 international standard and is properly implemented
and maintained. Top management reviews results of audits on
regular basis to verify that the Hinopak EMS spiral up continually.
Two days EMS Internal Audit Training was held on 6-7 June 2007
to develop team of auditors, whose expertise would be utilized
for the effective execution of audits.
During Sept. 2007, recertification audit was conducted in which
no major or minor nonconformity was registered.
At Hinopak, various educational activities are organized to
give environmental awareness to employees, suppliers and customers.
We make it a point that our people develop greater consciousness
and sense of responsibility towards the environment. Trainings
related to Operational Control, Energy Conservations and Emergency
Response are on our regular agenda. Every new employee whether
appointed in management or worker cadre is given orientation
Country wide free services and tune-up camps are regularly organized
to educate the general transport customers on the need to maintain
healthy environment. Such activity demonstrates our commitment
to a better environment and road safety.
We organize technical training program free
of cost free of drivers and mechanics. Topics range from Road
Safety to Vehicle Maintenance, etc. to inculcate consciousness
for safe, optimum, pollution free performance of our products
In our effort to ensure that our commitment to the environment
pays off quickly in practical results, it is essential to get
stakeholders to understand our business activities and to build
strong bonds of cooperation. Effective communication is the
most powerful way of bringing this about.
Effective Information like Policy, significant environmental
aspects and main environmental issues are available on our website:
www.hinopak.com. Similarly, Company’s newsletters, bulletin
board, Financial Annual Report are also used for communicating
in and out, the progress performance of EMS