The Elefsina Oil Refinery is issued the Certificate of registration to the OHSAS 18001 Standard
HELLENIC PETROLEUM S.A. hereby announces that the company’s Industrial Installations in Elefsina, after receiving the Environmental Management System Certificate (EMAS – Eco Management & Audit Scheme) in 2005, have recently received the Health and Safety Management Certificate, according to Community Standard OHSAS 18001 (ELOT 1801).

Acquisition of the OHSAS 18001 certificate (Occupational Health Safety Audit Scheme) certifies that the Management System of the Oil Refinery in Elefsina meets all conditions relating to the safe operation of facilities, with periodic controls carried out by external organisations and improvements.

The OHSAS 18001 certificate is an additional step towards the techniques and measures that the company has set as a goal and implements in an effort to ensure health, safety and the protection of the environment, beyond those set by regulations and the legislation.

HELLENIC PETROLEUM S.A., within the framework of its responsibility towards its social partners, guarantees that the company will continue to operate toward achieving optimum performance and improving the areas of safety, health and protection of the environment in all of its industrial facilities.