PJSC NGK Inzerneft is aware of the high degree of responsibility before society for maintaining a favorable environmental situation in the territory of its production activities. Respect for the environment, protection of health of personnel and population in the regions of presence are among the undisputed priorities of the company.
The environmental activities of PJSC NGK Inzerneft are aimed at systematically increasing the level of environmental and industrial safety of production and minimizing the technogenic load on the environment. The primary objectives of the company in the environmental field are:
- ensuring the environmental safety of the construction and operation of facilities for the extraction, processing, transportation and storage of hydrocarbon raw materials;
- rational use of natural resources, reduction of waste and pollutant emissions, ensuring trouble-free operation of technological equipment;
- modernization of production facilities, the use of new progressive technologies, materials and equipment that reduce the negative impact on the environment.
For the successful solution of the assigned tasks, the company has implemented a management system for labor protection, industrial, fire and environmental safety.
The company pays great attention to improving the corporate culture, increasing the responsibility and competence of personnel in the field of environmental protection.
The key areas of the environmental activities of PJSC NGK Inzerneft in the field of oil production are the introduction of low-waste technologies for the development of subsoil, the rational use of associated petroleum gas (APG), the restoration of disturbed and contaminated lands, and the disposal of industrial waste. The company’s mining enterprises are constantly working on the modernization of pipeline systems, including their reconstruction and annual chemical treatment. In the construction of oil pipelines, pipes made of corrosion-resistant composite materials are used.
Oil refineries of PJSC NGK Inzerneft also carry out active environmental protection activities, as a result of which emissions of pollutants into the atmosphere are significantly reduced, the amount of accumulated waste is reduced, and the quality of industrial effluents is significantly increased. Environmental monitoring is carried out on the territory of the company’s refinery, which allows you to quickly receive information about the state of air, soil, groundwater and surface water. The environmental component is taken into account when developing projects for the creation of new and reconstruction of existing technological facilities.
The efficiency of the environmental management of the enterprises of PJSC NGK Inzerneft has been confirmed by high expert assessments. For example, Inzerneft-YANOS PJSC was repeatedly awarded the title of the best enterprise in Yaroslavl in the field of environmental safety and became the winner of the All-Russian competition “Leader of Environmental Activity in Russia”.
Achievements of PJSC Inzerneft-Megionneftegaz in the field of environmental protection were also noted with awards. The Department of Subsoil Use and Natural Resources of the Autonomous Okrug has repeatedly awarded the team of PJSC “Inzerneft-Megionneftegaz” the honorary title “Keepers of Cedar Forests” for active work on the preservation and restoration of green spaces in the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug-Yugra. In addition, the enterprise is a laureate of an environmental competition held by the Department for Environmental Protection of the Government of the Khanty-Mansi Autonomous Okrug-Yugra.