Godrej Employees Take Steps To Reduce Their Global Footprint
More than 2,900 enthusiastic Godrej Group employees across 60 locations in 9 international locations participated within the Group’s fifth International Global Volunteering Day event, to sell the elimination of single-use plastic. The initiative has helped gather close to 12.6 tonnes of stable waste.
With this initiative, the brand worked with every of its organizations to cast off single-use plastic from its manufacturing plants and offices. The Godrej Global Volunteer Day is designed to pressure a bigger message and create ownership among employees across all enterprises in parallel work closer to launching a set degree coverage. The corporation also made efforts to propagate the message on a community stage.
In addition to their efforts to do away with single-use plastic, all the producing vegetation and local places of work of the enterprise celebrated the Global Volunteering Day by means of happening a clean-up drive throughout places global. The idea of the easy-up drive became to recycle the plastic accumulated through the force and now not let it dump in a landfill. This additionally aligns to their Green intention of zero waste to landfill. In Mumbai alone, the volunteers collected over 6.4 tonnes of plastic waste and sent it for recycling.
Speaking about the initiative Mr Sumit Mitra, Head, Group Human Resource and Corporate Service, Godrej Industries Limited and Associate Companies stated, “Through Brighter Giving, our based volunteering platform, we’ve continually recommended our team contributors to grow to be extra involved with local groups and help in their betterment via lively participation in numerous volunteering sports. Eliminating single-use plastic will immensely assist us to reduce our international footprints as an organization.”
Ramnath Vaidyanathan, General Manager, Sustainability, Good and Green characteristic of Godrej Industries Limited and Associate Companies, says, “We are devoted to giving returned to society and thereby building a higher the next day for destiny generations. This dedication isn’t simplest constrained to the organization however each Godrejite and even the general community, who are working passionately toward the network’s brighter future. Hence, this hobby witnessed enthusiastic participation making it a success and particular interest for all and sundry. We will continue to aid this cause and take away the use of single-use plastic globally to have a brighter future for the approaching generations.