The main principles of Transneft activity are as follows:
- Compliance with the requirements of the Russian legislation, international treaties of the Russian Federation, standards and regulations in the sphere of environmental management, environmental protection and environmental safety;
- Continuous improvement of nature conservation activity and environmental management;
- Mitigation of negative impact on the environment through improvement of the pipeline transport facilities environmental safety, reduction of emission and discharge of pollutants into the environment, as well as the production waste.
Financing of the program of environmental safety, construction and reconstruction of environmental safety facilities and purchasing of environmental safety equipment guarantees the Transneft compliance with the most stringent Russian and international environmental requirements.