Orient Cement Ltd has joined the Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI). According to a company press release, Orient Cement expects its membership of the initiative will help push its sustainability agenda.
“We are delighted to be a part of the global mission to make our industry shoulder the responsibility for global sustainability. We expect to contribute to and benefit from our participation in the various working groups of this initiative and look forward to a very engaging and fulfilling journey ahead. We accept this membership with a deep sense of responsibility and intend to play our role to the utmost extent” - Deepak Khetrapal, Managing Director and CEO of Orient Cement.
CSI is a voluntary business initiative, operating under the auspices of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development,that aims to push sustainable development in the cement sector. Orient Cement is a part of CK Birla Group and sells its cement under the brand ‘Birla A1’.
Source: World Cement, Equity Bulls