Aditya Birla Group has received the Golden Peacock International Award for Sustainability 2020 for its Textile and Attire sector efforts. The group has proven exceptional international management, achievements, and steady enhancements in sustainability within the international textile business. The award functions had been assessed at three ranges by impartial assessors and eventually by a grand jury.
Birla Cellulose leads the business in sustainable sourcing practices. It’s ranked globally #1 by Cover’s Sizzling Button Report 2020 for sustainable forestry practices and improvement of next-generation options for various feedstock. Birla Cellulose has been capable of neutralise its total Scope 1 and Scope 2 GHG emissions by carbon sequestration as a result of development of its straight managed forests. It has taken management in local weather change initiatives within the MMCF business. Birla Cellulose additionally results in the bottom water consumption in viscose fibre manufacturing. Its Nagda website is gearing as much as be the primary MMCF website globally to attain zero liquid discharge (ZLD) website later this yr in 2021.
Birla Cellulose’s new technology modern merchandise like Livaeco by Birla Cellulose, LIVA Reviva, Birla Excel (lyocell), and Birla Spunshades are designed with superior sustainable credentials. Its blockchain-based traceability software “GreenTrack” is essentially the most used software to ascertain traceability of clothes from forest to trend.
Dilip Gaur, managing director, Grasim Industries and enterprise director, Birla Cellulose, Aditya Birla Group, mentioned, “The Golden Peacock International Award for sustainability is a testomony to our imaginative and prescient of management in constructing sustainable companies able to persistently delivering best-in-class environmental efficiency, underpinned by accountable stewardship philosophy. Sustainability is on the core of our enterprise technique. Birla Cellulose is amongst international leaders in artifical cellulosic fibre (MMCF) business and has the imaginative and prescient to be the worldwide chief in sustainable enterprise practices. Our websites apply closed-loop processes and environmentally environment friendly applied sciences that recycle and preserve pure assets. Birla Cellulose is making use of essentially the most stringent EU BAT environmental norms in any respect its fibre websites, going past regulatory norms within the nations that we function.”