Important issues of environmental protection while conducting onshore and offshore oil operations.
The issues of providing environmental safety are one of priority directions of development strategy of JSC NC KazMunayGas. In connection with implementation of the State program of development of Kazakhstan sector of the Caspian Sea the northern part of which is conservation zone, the importance and actuality of this priority rise even greater. During recent years JSC NC KazMunayGas extends investments for implementation of measures on increase of environmental and industrial safety. Management systems of industrial and environmental safety, labour protection are created and function successfully in the company. They are built in accordance with existing legislation of the Republic of Kazakhstan, on the basis of the best domestic and foreign practice and passed through certification for compliance with requirements of the international standard in the sphere of environmental protection (ISO 14001) and industrial safety and labour protection (OHSAS 18001). At present time the work continues on certification of subsidiary and associated organizations of JSC NC KazMunayGas for compliance with requirements of the international standards in the sphere of environmental protection, industrial safety and labour protection.