“As a leader in the carbon black industry, it is our constant focus, through innovation, to develop solutions that are sustainable not only for the business but for the environment in which we operate," Birla Carbon CEO Dr. Santrupt B Misra said. "This award is a recognition of our commitment to continue to be the pioneers of sustainable development in the carbon black industry, by living our purpose - ‘Share the Strength.’”
The conference was co-hosted by five business member organizations from Egypt, Jordan, Morocco, Tunisia, and Denmark. It was the first regional Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) conference specifically for the private sector. Its aim was to get all relevant stakeholders to raise their awareness of the SDGs.
The Federation of Egyptian Industries/Environmental Compliance Office and Sustainable Development awarded 12 best member company cases out of 192 participants in the competition, representing concrete Sustainable Development Goals projects.
The UN Sustainable Development Goals address the main global challenges societies face across the globe towards 2030.