EHS Management

Minimizing the negative impact on the environment and creating a healthy and safe production environment.

EHS Policy

Hanmi Pharmaceutical recognizes that environment, health, and safety (hereafter “EHS”) management is an essential for a sustainable business. We are committed to developing a safe and healthy company based on our credo of ‘respect for people’ and ‘creating value’ using the following guidelines.

1. To comply with EHS regulations at home and abroad and further do our best to become a flagship company that fulfills its responsibility for the development of a social community.

2. To perform systematic and quantitative analysis for identifying hazards and to consistently develop prevention programs designed to maintain a safe working environment.

3. To strive to develop an integrated and scientifically verified EHS system in order to ensure the health and safety of our employees, partners, and contractors.

4. To fulfill the environmental responsibility that exists between humans and nature by setting specific goals to minimize our impact on the environment and subsequently checking the progress of those goals.

5. To strive for transparent disclosure of all of EHS activities and to strengthen our policy through continuous, active communication and training with stakeholders.

6. To improve energy performance efficiency based on a low-energy/low-carbon management environment.

6 Major Strategies of EHS Management

  • Improve EHS Management
    • Stabilize the operation of the BCMS (Business Continuity Management System)
    • Manage and operate related ISO systems after integrating them
  • Strengthen safety/health capabilities to achieve zero accidents
    • Maintain zero industrial accidents
      • Evaluate risks, strengthen safety training
    • Complete the conversion of certification to ISO45001 (at all business sites)
    • Establish an industrial hygiene system (Paltan, Fine Chemical sites)
    • Strengthen bio safety in the R&D Center
  • Improve energy efficiency together with low carbon management
    • Effectively operate and respond to the greenhouse gas management system
      (target management system, emission trading system)
    • Reduce energy/greenhouse gas emissions by 1.5% compared to the forecast
    • Continue to improve the energy efficiency of wastewater treatment plants by applying high efficiency equipment.
  • Minimize environmental impact
    • Upgrade the operation of an MSDS integrated management system
    • Strengthen the capabilities of the manager in charge of hazardous chemicals
    • Improve the management & purchasing system for chemicals
  • Minimize environmental impact
    • Continue to reduce the level of environmental pollutants
    • Keep air/water pollutants below 50% of the legal permissible level
    • Continuously review and expand recycling activities
      • Achieve 100% recycling of R/O water
      • Achieve 70% recycling of waste
    • Maintain zero environmental accidents
  • Mutual cooperation, communicate with stakeholders
    • Strengthen contractor safety management
      (operate safety and coexistent cooperation programs)
    • Continue to conduct the Green Hanmi campaign
      (Plastic Free Campaign, Biochemical Diversity Conservation Activities, Decorating of Industrial Complexes)
    • Guide the suppliers in evaluating their policies related to human rights, labor and the environment
    • Continue community cleanup activities, such as the one company, one-river movement and the environmental doctor system