CII getting ready to gauge companies on a green index

Rating parameters: Energy efficiency, water management, use of renewable energy sources, greenhouse gas emissions, waste reduction, recycling etc.

Rating score: If a firm gets at least 400/1,000 means Green certificate will be given

Green Leader: If a company crosses 750/1,000, it will be designated Green Leader or considered platinum rated.

How green is your business? This may well be CII's poser to Indian companies as it readies to rate them on the environment friendliness of their practices and processes.

The Confederation of Indian Industry will use a set of eight-nine parameters to rate the companies in the manufacturing and services sectors, with the rating process covering not just their operations but their supply chain too.

“We hope to launch the Green Business Rating by September-October with the first set of companies being rated by early next year,” says Mr S. Raghupathy, Senior Director and Head, Green Business Centre, CII........Click for more



Source Web Page: Business Line

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