Clariant Chemicals (India) Ltd recieves DMAI awards24 June 2008
Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited has been honoured by the Dyestuff's Manufacturers' Association of India (DMAI) for Excellent Performance in Pollution Control by a Large Scale Unit for 2007-2008 & Excellent Performance in Safety and Hazards Control by a Large Scale Unit for 2007-2008.
The awards were received by the senior-most ESHA employees from the company: Vasant Ghorpade and Subhash Joshi at the hands of the Chief Guest Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, the Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers & Steel, Government of India, at an award function in June at Hotel Sea Princess, Mumbai. The Citation for the awards read: Citation for Excellent Performance in Pollution Control - ‘Clariant Chemicals (India) Ltd, an ISO 9001:2000, 14001: 2004 and 18001: 2007 certified company, is the manufacturer of pigment dyestuffs and their dispersion, intermediates for dyes, pesticide and pharmaceuticals. The company originally established in 1956, along with other Clariant affiliates in India merged (April 2006) into the now rechristened company known as Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited. Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited has Waste Water Treatment Plants facilities at their sites at Kolshet, Roha, Balkum, Kanchipuram and Cuddalore which have been commissioned due to their in-house development as per norms of respective State Pollution Control Boards, keeping cleanliness and safety as an important criteria. It has indigenously developed fluidized bed Incinerator for disposal of hazards solid & liquid waste and is strictly adhering to pollution control norms. Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited also has proper monitoring mechanisms for continuous improvement process (CIP) at sites. It imparts regular training to concerned personnel for continuous improvement. In recognition of the above measures adopted by Clariant Chemicals (India) Limited, DMAI is pleased to confer the Award for Pollution Control for the year 2007-2008.' Caption Shri Ram Vilas Paswan, Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers & Steel, presents the DMAI Award to S B Joshi and V D Ghorpade of Clariant India. Also seen, second from left: S Lalbhai, chairman and CEO, Atul Ltd