Karachi: Lucky Cement Limited (psx: LUCK) won the Environment Excellence Award at the 18th Annual Environment Excellence Awards 2021, organized by The National Forum of Environment and Health (NFEH).
The ceremony focused on Climate Change and Eco System Restoration which was held at a local hotel on 16 September 2021. Lucky Cement received the award in recognition to its commitment and efforts towards environment conservation and sustainable business operations.
The Annual Environment Excellence Awards are the benchmark for environmental standards in Pakistan. Speaking of the occasion, Mr. Amin Ganny, Chief Operating Officer, Lucky Cement Limited, said, “At Lucky Cement, we are committed to make efforts for environment conservation and sustainable business practices.” He further added “We are constantly making efforts on the management and rational use of natural resources, which has helped us in reducing the carbon footprint and increased operational efficiency. We understand our responsibility towards the environment as an industry leader and through various environment conservation initiatives including planned tree plantation drives and water conservation methods, we are committed to play our part”.
Sustainable development forms a significant part in Lucky Cement’s business strategies and is one of the key factors that have led the company towards progress and growth.
The National Forum for Environment & Health was established in 1999 and is a non-profit organization with the aim to facilitate and promote environmental, healthcare and educational awareness amongst the masses.
The Company has a proven history and track record of its strong commitment for the improvement of society and the communities in which it operates. The primary focus of CSR initiatives of the Company remains in the development of the education sector, women empowerment, health, environment and local communities.