Holding was founded in the first half of the 1980s as Kaplamin A.Ş. entered
into with corrugated cardboard box industry, it has become the leading
company in expanding the capacity of Turkey in subsequent years. Towards the
end of the 1980s, Selkasan A.Ş. with corrugated cardboard (such as flutting,
test liner, imitation kraft paper). In the mid-1990s, it strengthened its
sector with Ova Oluklu in Tarsus and Yalova Ambalaj in Yalova in order to get
more shares from the corrugated cardboard market. In the early 1990's
Selkasan A.Ş. Çukurova Holding established Atkasan A.Ş. in 1996, exclusively
related to scrap paper, taking into account the inadequacy in the scrap paper
market, which is the main raw material. Çukurova paper group in order to be
more effective in the global market, partnered with the leading paper group
in Europe, SCA Packaging International B.V. in the first half of the 90's.
Depending on this partnership, Atkasan A.Ş. has increased its market share
gradually and has become a leading company in the sector. In 2012, SCA sold
its shares in the global market to DS Smith Plc., Europe's leading company in
the industry. In this context shares of DS Smith is also in Turkey. DS Smith
withdrawn from the Turkey market and mid-2015 has passed all of the shares of
Cukurova Holding. As of the beginning of 2016, Atkasan A.Ş. within the
Çukurova Paper and Packaging Group continues its activities.
Union membership for the candidate countries Turkey, Union legislation
(including environmental legislation) entered the Turkish laws and will be
reflected in a harmonization process will be fully implemented. Especially in
the 2000s, during the European Union harmonization process, the new
regulations and the criteria to be followed have increased and the concept of
integrated waste management company has developed in the sector. The
reduction, recovery and final disposal of waste at its source have become
important issues. Depending on these developments, Atkasan A.Ş. It has
adopted the idea that other wastes other than paper should be collected and
recycled to the economy and expanded its activities in this direction. Our
group company, Selkasan A.Ş., produces an average of 180,000 tons of paper /
cardboard waste annually. by Selkasan A.Ş. The paper produced by our group
company Kaplamin A.Ş. by boxing it is recycled.
with the Granule and Wooden Pallet Recycling facilities investment completed
in 2018, recycling of plastic wastes and wooden pallets is carried out.
Wastes other than these are sent to licensed recycling companies and recycled
to the economy.
new lines of activity for an integrated waste management as well as recycling
packaging wastes, Atkasan obtains a hazardous waste transportation license,
ensuring that hazardous wastes, which are particularly important for the
industry, are transported to appropriate licensed recycling facilities.
which started integrated waste management studies since 2005, in accordance
with the Environmental Legislation, T.C. It has received an Environmental
Consultancy Competency Certificate from the Ministry of Environment and
Urbanization and has accelerated its work in this direction.
which operates with its professional team, equipment and vehicle park in
waste collection; Izmir and Manisa plant to serve every region of Turkey.
the scope of the Regulation on Control of Packaging Wastes, it carries out
the projects of collecting packaging wastes separately at the source as a
licensed collection-sorting company with many municipalities and authorized
understanding of quality service, Atkasan A.Ş. It continues its activities
with ISO 9001: 2015, ISO 14001: 2015, ISO 45001: 2019 certificates.