The social compliance studies carried out in Rimaks Textile and subcontractors are followed through internal and external audits, and progress is measured, and in case of need they are verified by accredited audit companies.
Rimaks is a BSCI audited and certified manufacturer.
We ensure sustainability of social compliance by scheduling annual audits for our factory and subcontractors, either with or without advance notice. In case of need for new suppliers, comprehensive audits, including all issues relating to social compliance, occupational health and safety, and environmental-quality, with or without advance notice, are conducted for such new suppliers in accordance with the supplier social compliance manual.
“Rimaks Family” concept has been advanced, and with a sense of mutual love and respect, a peaceful work environment has been provided for our employees.
We persistently require all our suppliers to adopt and implement same policies and to satisfy these criteria. We immediately part company with suppliers those determined to be in breach.
Since 2011, all our employees are members of Teksif Union. By signing the Collective Labour Agreement (TIS), the statutory rights and working conditions of our employees are secured in written.
Rimaks Textile adopts protection of environment throughout its production process as a principle.
Sustainability activities, Eco-Smart denim, studies on reducing and recycling wastes are some of the Rimaks’s environment-friendly projects.
Rimaks Textile always aims to manufacture products not harmful to the environment and its lifecycle. Our company is carrying out alternative studies on environment-friendly production by emission reductions.
TR Ministry of Environment and Urbanization regularly makes the inspections about the activities that could be causing water and waste pollution.
Rimaks also adopts HIGG INDEX and AMFORI BEPI studies which are the international performance criterias.
All national environmental-related audits have been successfully completed.