We are proud to carry the family 80 years experience between Turkey's top 500 companies but we’re not interested in being known for our size. Instead, we strive to be recognized as the most personal denim supplier. For us, it’s not just business, it’s personal. We have always been focusing on understanding the ways of the world and based on that, we've been managing our impact on the environment in a global perspective.
Şık Makas Group of Companies demonstrates its commitment to "Encouraging Sustainability" with the sustainability principles and targets it has developed and accepted.
Şık Makas Group Companies define the purpose of these principles and goals as "Meeting the needs of today without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs".
Şık Makas Group of Companies adopts the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations; It accepts as the main principle the indicators targeted by priority goals should be integrated into its processes.
You can click on the link for the details of the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.
Carbon and water footprint measurements have been carried out since 2019 in order to manage and reduce the greenhouse gas emissions of our three textile production facilities and water use. Water footprint calculation and reporting are prepared in accordance with ISO 14046 standard.
The environmental impact of all denim products we produce in the CRS EFFECT line is calculated according to LCA (Life Cycle Assessment) ISO 14040/44 standards. Raw material until the end of life, starting from obtaining and disposal of the calculation of the environmental impact throughout their entire life cycle, LCA applications is measured and reported in Turkey and we are pursuing with SEMTRIO company of Europe's leading institutions.
The environmental impacts of CRS Effect products have been verified and registered by independent organizations in a transparent and comparable manner.
Şık Makas was the first company sharing Sustainability Report based on GRI referances with its stakeholders in Turkey denim garment manufacturers.
"Annual Report of Sustainability Values of Cross Textiles"
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