Sixty four companies operating in Pakistan clinched environment excellence awards and four organizations, including DMC East, Karachi, won best tree plantation awards for their innovative work on environment conservation and cleanliness. The awards were presented to the winners at the 12th Annual Environment Excellence Awards ceremony, organized by National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) in collaboration with Ministry of Youth Affairs Sindh, at a local hotel. Senator Taj Haider, Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Commissioner Karachi distributed awards among the winners.
FPCCI’s Standing Committee on Environment’s Chairman Gulzar Firoz, NFEH President Muhmmad Naeem Qureshi, Environment Department Sindh’s former secretary Shamsul Haq Memon, noted environmentalist Afia Salam and other dignitaries were also present on the occasion. Following companies were given away environment excellence awards by NFEH: Adamjee Insurance Company Limited, Afroze Textile Industries (Pvt) Limited, Asian Food Industries Limited, B.R.R. Guardian Modaraba, Bestway Cement Limited (Farooqia), Bestway Cement Limited (Chakwal), Bestway Cement Limited (Hattar), Century Paper and Board Mills Limited, Dalda Foods (Pvt) Limited, Dawlance (Pvt) Limited, Dreamworld Resort , Hotel and Golf Course, Dawn Bread, Descon Engineering Limited, Dr. Essa’s Laboratory and Diagnostic Center, Fauji Cement Company Limited, Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited, Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited, Fauji Oil Terminal and Distribution Co. Limited, Foundation Hospital Rajana, Ghani Engineering System, Golden Polytec (Pvt) Limited, Haier and Ruba Pakistan, Inspectest (Pvt) Limited, International Industries Limited, Karachi Marriott Hotel, K-Electric Limited, Kot Addu Power Company Limited (KAPCO), KSB Pumps Company Limited, Lotte Chemical Pakistan Limited, Lucky Cement Limited, MESEC, Mima Knit (Pvt) Limited, Mughal Iron and Steel Industries Limited, National Refinery Limited, Novartis Pharma (Pakistan) Limited, NUST Institute of Civil Engineering (NICE), Oil and Gas Development Company Limited, Procter and Gamble Pakistan (Pvt) Limited, Pak-Arab Refinery Limited (PARCO), Pakcem Limited, Pakistan Cables Limited, Pakistan International Bulk Terminal Limited, Pakistan Oilfields Limited, Pakistan Refinery Limited, Patel Hospital, Pebbles (Pvt) Limited, Qarshi Industries (Pvt) Limited, Rafhan Maize Products Co. Limited, Roots School System, Siddiq Leather Works (Pvt) Limited, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL), Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGC), United Marine Agencies (Pvt) Limited, United King, Pakistan Accumulators (Pvt) Limited, Water Regime (Pvt) Limited are the award winner companies.