Thoothukudi, July 13, 2016: Sterlite Copper, a unit of Vedanta Limited has bagged “4 Star Rating” in the CII Southern Region Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) Awards 2015-16 from the Confederation of Indian Industries in the award ceremony held in Chennai recently.
Mr V Jeyaselvan, Associate Manager, Safety Department, Sterlite Copper received the award from Mr Atul Renavikar, Site Director, Michelin India Private Limited and Chairman, EHS Conference, CII Southern Region, Chennai.
The award was in recognition to the company’s demonstration of best practices and innovation in environment management system.
A total of 114 applicants contended for the CII EHS Award 2015-16 from various manufacturing sectors. The award was conferred only after a rigorous assessment process in understanding the environment, health and safety management systems and units best practices.
Vedanta Limited (Vedanta Ltd) is a diversified natural resources company, whose business primarily involves exploring and processing minerals and oil & gas. The Company produces oil & gas, zinc, lead, silver, copper, iron ore, aluminium and commercial power and has a presence across India, South Africa, Namibia, Ireland, Australia, Liberia and Sri Lanka.
Vedanta Ltd is the Indian subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc, a London-listed company. Sustainable Development is at the core of Vedanta’s strategy, with a strong focus on health, safety and environment and on enhancing the lives of local communities. Vedanta Ltd is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange and the National Stock Exchange in India, and has ADRs listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
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