Both Cubatão and Camaçari plants of Birla Carbon Brazil implemented the standardization of pallets used for finish goods in 2018, focusing on waste reduction, accomplishing the Brazilian legislation of National Solid Waste Policy, and adding the opportunity of cost reduction in alignment with the sustainability practices of the business.
With the premise that ‘workforce development is critical to the economic development of the region and sustainability of the business,’ Birla Carbon Gummidipoondi - in collaboration with the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) - embarked upon an ambitious mission towards uplifting the marginalized and unemployed youth of the region through Kaushalya – The Skills Training Centre.
The level and quality of education in any society is the barometer of its development. Hence, education is one of the key areas under the five pillars of Aditya Birla Group’s CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) initiatives.
Birla Carbon Cubatão began a big bag recycling program several years ago. The used big bags were sent back to the site by customers and the Birla Carbon warehouse employees inspected and selected the ones that could be reused.
BCT being a customer centric organization, has always recognized the customers’ constantly evolving expectations, in terms of quality of packaging and delivery.
Today ‘s consumer is no longer content to know only what a company sells; they are also concerned with the policies and practices that the company holds with regards to prominent social and environmental issues.
In 2012, the North Bend facility, of Birla Carbon USA, began to engage with the EPA, Department of Justice and various state agencies to understand the anticipated emission reduction targets.
Birla Carbon Korea (BCK) maintained zero recordable incidents for 3,179 days from August 7, 2004, to April 20, 2013. However, on April 21, 2013, a shift worker in the production team injured his finger while working and the record was broken.
In line with the CSR vision of the Aditya Birla Group and Birla Carbon, and as part of their ‘Vibes’ action plan, Birla Carbon Korea (BCK) has conducted ongoing activities to contribute towards the social and economic development of the communities in which they operate.
La Cometa is a local association that provides help to people with disability or that live in difficult social economic conditions.