About us

Company background

Emirates Environmental Protection Co LLC (ECO) was established in the year 1999. The company is incorporated under the patronage of ardent environmentalist Shk. Faisal Bin Khalid Al Qassimi, from the Sharjah Ruling Family.

The Company currently owns the largest Marine Pollution (MARPOL 73/78) Reception facility in the GCC having a present capacity to treat 25,000mt of Oily sludge and 75,000cbm of Oily slop per year.

With increased Environmental Awareness Worldwide and particularly in the Region the Company is looking forward to making Giant Strides in the years to come.

Our Objective

To emerge as the premium environment protection company in the middle east.

Business Concept

Convert “Refuse to Resource” by identifying and sourcing Hydrocarbon wastes generated in the region and converting it to reusable products.

Quality, Environment, Health and Safety Policy
Management is committed:

  • To enhance customer satisfaction by quality of service and continual improvement on Quality Management System (QMS) and Environmental Management System (EMS).
  • To ensure that its activities are conducted with full concern for safeguarding the physical environment and to comply with relevant environmental legal and other requirements.
  • To formulate, support and promote the environmental protection programs & to prevent / minimize the environmental impact affected by its activities.
  • All employees and contractors will strive to manage HSE risks with the goal of preventing accidents, injuries and occupational illness. Progressively minimize the environmental impact by reducing environmentally harmful aspects, using energy efficiently and producing quality products.
  • To promote awareness and develop skills in life saving, Safety and Environmental protection for, contractors, employees through communication, training and other appropriate means.

Our mission

Convert Hydrocarbon Refuse to Resource by using state of the art technologies, continuous investment in research and development and qualified technicians from the Eastern hemisphere.

"To be a market leader in Petroleum Waste Recycling."

Our Vision

Convert “Refuse to Resource” by identifying and sourcing Hydrocarbon waste generated in the region and convert it in to reusable products.


Our plant is located in the Port of Khorfakkan, United Arab Emirates.

Tankers routinely anchor in the Fujairah/Khorfakkan route, awaiting clearance to move into the Arabian Gulf to load crude oil, often for 30 days or more. It is estimated that at any given time 85 - 100 vessels are anchored off shore of Fujairah. Fujairah is the only location in the world where the majority of transiting crude oil carriers anchor for extended period of time.

Plant Capacity

ECO has the capacity to treat 25,000 metric tons of sludge and 75,000cbm of slop per year.

Contact us

Get in touch! Give us a call or send us an email or walk in to our office

Suite No. 402, NBQ Building
Khalid Bin Waleed Road
PO Box 43729, Dubai, UAE

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