Clariant wins ICC Aditya Birla Award

Clariant has won the ‘ICC Aditya Birla Award for Best Responsible Care Committed Company 2019’. The award was received by Adnan Ahmad, vice-chairman and managing director and region head, Clariant Group in India, at the annual Awards ceremony, held virtually this year by the Indian Chemical Council.

05 Oct 2020 | By Rahul Kumar

Clariant won the ICC Aditya Birla Award for Best Responsible Care Committed Company 2019

Clariant was recognised for its continued efforts in upholding the highest environment, health and safety standards through the efficient management of its operations. In addition to conforming with all six responsible care codes, the company has quite a few firsts when it comes to safety and sustainability, implementing leading and lagging indicators; formulating and practicing life-saving eules; sustained efforts towards meeting environmental targets; commitment towards the UN Sustainable Development Goals; responsibility towards managing suppliers and transportation safety; focus towards product stewardship and product lifecycle through portfolio value programme; developing products from renewable sources across businesses and the three pillar CSR strategy in India.

Ahmad said, “It is an honour to receive this prestigious award. This reinforces that our team adheres to all the prescribed norms and practices. As a responsible care-certified company, safety and sustainability are at the core of Clariant’s operations. We are delighted that the Indian Chemical Council has recognised our efforts to adhere to the highest benchmarks for environment, health and safety at our facilities. This award further energises us to continue implementing initiatives that will drive sustainable development across our portfolio.”