HISTORY

1953 Bilim Laboratory is founded

    
1961 Bilim Medical Drugs Laboratory is founded  

1968 The company receives its new title: Bilim İlaç Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Bilim Pharmaceuticals)
 
1974 Bilim Pharmaceuticals begins to continue its operations under the BILFAR Group  
1975 Bilim Ayazağa Plant enters operation  
1998 Bilim Çerkezköy Plant enters operation  
1998 EFQM Excellence Model is adopted as Bilim Pharmaceuticals’ corporate management model  
1999 “Environment Certificate” from the Ministry of Environment  
2000 “Sector Environment Encouragement Award” by the Istanbul Chamber of Industry  
2003 “Environment Award” by the Çerkezköy Chamber of Trade and Industry  
2004 OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems Certificate  
2004 “EFQM Competency Approval in Excellence” as a first in the Turkish pharmaceutical industry  
2004 ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems Certificate  
2004 ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems Certificate  
2005 Bilim Pharmaceutical Community Volunteers Platform is established  
2006 Bilim Çerkezköy Plant is approved by the German Ministry of Health  
2006 “National Quality Grand Award” as a first in the pharmaceutical industry  
2006 Reputation Management Model is put in practice  
2007 “Respect for Humanity” award from Kariyer.net as a first in the pharmaceutical industry  
2008 “Respect for Humanity” award from Kariyer.net in the pharmaceutical industry category  
2008 “PERYÖN Special Award” within the framework of ‘Gönülden Ödüller’ (Awards from the Heart) by the Corporate Volunteer Association and PERYÖN (Personnel Management Association of Turkey)       
2008 Finalist at the PERYÖN Human Management Awards in the following categories: “Training and Development/Talent Management” and “Practices that Make a Difference”  
2008 Finalist in “Practices that Make a Difference” at PERYÖN Human Management Awards  
2008 Bilim Pharmaceuticals’ production plant in Ayazağa is moved to the Gebze Organized Industrial Zone in order to meet increasing production needs and to realize high export targets. So, Bilim Gebze production plant becomes operational  
2009 Bilim Gebze production plant is approved by the British Ministry of Health  
2009 Finalist of the “EFQM Excellence Award”, given by the European Foundation for Quality Management  
2009 “Respect for Humanity” award from Kariyer.net in the pharmaceutical industry category  
2009 “Most Successful Volunteerism Program” award by the Corporate Volunteer Association  
2009 “CSR Solutions Award” by CSR Europe-Turkey  
2009 Ministry of Industry and Commerce R&D Center Certificate  
2010 “Most Competitive Company of the Year Award”, handed out by Federation of Industrial Associations (SEDEFED) and Competition Forum  
2010 The first Carbon Footprint Report of the Turkish pharmaceutical industry was published  
2010 The first Corporate Responsibility Report of the Turkish pharmaceutical industry was published  
2010 The first company in the Turkish pharmaceutical industry to sign the Global Compact  
2010 CSR Europe Enterprise 2020 Turkey Representative  
2010 “Award of Continuity in Excellence” at National Quality Awards  
2010 "Şahabettin Bilgisu Environment Award" by Kocaeli Chamber of Industry  
2010 Ruben d'Honneur Award (European Business Award)  
2010 “Respect for Humanity” award from Kariyer.net in the pharmaceutical industry category  
2011 “Most Creative Project” Award by the Corporate Volunteer Association  
2011 The first company in Turkey to publish GRI (Global Reporting Initiative)-approved level A Corporate Responsibility Report  
2011 Grand Award in the “Talent Management” category at PERYÖN Human Management Awards and finalist in the “Recruitment” category  
2011 Finalist at the PERYÖN “Human Management Awards” in the “RECRUITMENT” category  
2011 Winner of the “EFQM Excellence Award” and 4 Achievement Prizes in 4 different categories, given by the European Foundation for Quality Management