Tata Chemicals Limited shines at CII – ITC Sustainability Awards 2011
February 13, 2012
Mumbai: Tata Chemicals (TCL) won the prestigious CII ITC
Sustainability Trophy at the CII ITC annual Sustainability
Awards 2011. The awards were announced during a formal presentation
ceremony on February 10, 2012, at New Delhi in the presence
of dignitaries from government and industry.
TCL Babrala plant, won CII ITC Sustainability
Trophy for exemplary policies, practices and results.
DK Sundar, senior vice president, marketing, fertilisers, Tata
Chemicals, received the award on behalf of the Babrala unit.
This trophy is being presented for the first time since the
launch of the CII ITC Sustainability Award.
TCL Mithapur plant won the commendation certificate
for significant achievement for independent units.
Speaking on the achievement, said Mr Sundar, All TCL manufacturing
sites have demonstrated a sustainable performance in achieving
targets on their energy, water and inclusivity dimensions and
are becoming benchmark on their environmental and safety performance.
I am happy that our businesses are focused on sustainable manufacturing
and the efforts are getting recognised by CII. These prestigious
awards and recognitions help us calibrate our approach to raise
the bar and meet the emerging expectations around sustainable
About the awards:
The CII ITC Sustainability Awards are conferred
to Indian businesses that demonstrate excellent performance
in the area of sustainable development. Developing awards and
conferring recognition are creative ways to nurture innovation.
The Sustainability Awards instituted in 2006 by the CII
ITC Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Development
are a unique initiative to identify and recognise Indian
business for their exemplary performance in economic, environmental
and social dimensions of all their imperatives.
The awards are a part of the continued efforts by the centre
to create awareness, promote policy and practices and create
capacity to mainstream sustainability practices in Indian industry.
These prestigious awards supported by ITC focus
on the strong link between the corporate reputation and stakeholder
trust, and feed into building brand value and public positioning
of companies. The Sustainability Awards are now into the sixth
year of existence.