JHARSUGUDA, OCT 21, 2021
The Jharsuguda Unit of Vedanta Aluminium has been conferred with prestigious Kalinga Environment Excellence Award-2020 for exemplary sustainable environmental practices.
Receiving the award, Deepak Prasad, Deputy CEO – Vedanta Ltd., Jharsuguda, said, “At one of the world’s largest aluminium smelters in Jharsuguda, we are committed to the principles of sustainable and environmentally-conscious growth, as we work towards fulfilling the needs of the nation through aluminium, the green metal of the future.”
“Our business imperatives are fulfilled through an unwavering commitment towards adoption of the best technology, ensuring highest standards of process efficiency and resource utilization, and creating circular economy value-chains, to create a lasting positive impact. The Kalinga Environment Excellence Award is a testimony to our endeavours against those commitments,” he added.
Vedanta Jharsuguda’s approach to environmental management includes a suite of best-in-class technologies and sustainability-focused operating procedures, with the underlying ethos of ‘Zero Harm, Zero Waste and Zero Discharge’. Advanced pollution control technologies, robust processes, globally benchmarked best-practices, etc. are in place for air, water, land and waste management.