Dalmia Cement Awarded CII – IGBC’s Prestigious GreenPro Ecolabelling Accreditation
News Desk, News Nation 360 : Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, a leading Indian cement major and a subsidiary of Dalmia Bharat Limited, has been awarded the prestigious GreenPro Ecolabelling Certificate by the Indian Green Building Council (IGBC), a part of the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII). The company, which is India’s 4th largest cement brand, is now the first in its sector to receive accreditations by two prominent green rating systems in the country– GRIHA and CII –IGBC. Dalmia Cement recently received a green accreditation from the Green product rating for Integrated Habitat Assessment (GRIHA) council. The company was also ranked # 1 in the global cement sector by CDP on business readiness for a low-carbon economy transition. Commenting on the accreditation, Sanjay Wali, Senior Executive Director and Head of Sales, Marketing & Logistics at Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd, said that as India’s leading pioneer in green cement manufacturing, they have always stayed ahead of the curve with their sustainable building material offerings that encourage circular construction and meet the needs of their eco-conscious customers. They see GreenPro’s accreditation as a milestone in their journey to becoming carbon negative by 2040. This also reaffirms their blended cement product’s green supremacy that is accelerating the global transition from a grey to green reality. CII-IGBC followed a life-cycle approach to certify Dalmia Cement’s avant-garde blended cement product portfolio including Portland Pozzoloana Cement (PPC), Portland Slag Cement (PSC) and Composite Cement (CC) that are manufactured at the company’s plants across India.
Report : Anustup Kundu