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Vedanta JSG Bags Greentech Award

Bhubaneswar: The Jharsuguda Unit of Vedanta Ltd. has won three first prizes at the prestigious Greentech Awards 2020, for exemplary efforts in safety, sustainability and Covid-19 initiatives. Instituted by the Greentech Foundation, Greentech Awards witnessed participation across various critical industry sectors.

The company won Annual Greentech Safety Award 2020 for outstanding achievements in ‘Industry Sector Safety Excellence’; Annual Greentech Sustainability Award 2020 for outstanding achievements in ‘Good Health and Well Being’; and Greentech Corona Warrior Award 2020 for outstanding achievements in ‘Corona Protection Initiatives’.

These awards were presented during the Greentech’s safety, sustainability and corona warrior summits, respectively, held recently at Mahabalipuram in Tamil Nadu.

Speaking about the awards, CN Singh, CEO – Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda, said, “We have put in rigorous processes and global best practices to make our world-class operations safe for employees and business partners, in line with our ethos of Zero Harm, Zero Waste and Zero Discharge. We are conscious of our social responsibilities and take pride in working for the greater good of the community. In our mission to become the world’s best in aluminium, we are committed to deploying cutting edge technology, adopting best-in-class global practices, and nurturing the communities that support us, to create a sustainable, responsible and lasting positive impact.”