Mr. Sant-Lal Girdhar, VP Technical for Nestlé Lanka PLC and Mr. Samantha Ganethige, Engineering Manager for Nestlé Lanka PLC receiving the Bronze award from Hon. Patali Champika Ranawaka, Minister of Power and Energy.
Nestlé Lanka PLC won the overall Bronze award from the entire industrial sector across the island at the National Cleaner Production Awards in 2012, organised by the National Cleaner Production Centre (NCPC).
Nestlé was the only food processing company to win an award at this massive national event, establishing the company as #1 amongst the food manufacturing sector. Nestlé Lanka also won a special Certificate of Merit for material efficiency; a significant recognition of the success of the ‘zero waste concept’ practiced through Nestlé continuous excellence.
The judging criteria for the annually conducted awards ceremony considers mainly the successful adoption of renewable sources of energy and triple bottom line reporting. The NCP Awards are amongst the most coveted and prominent awards ceremony in the local industrial sector.