MUMBAI: Hikal Ltd, the producer of active ingredients for research support to the chemical and pharmaceutical industry, has bagged award for the Best Responsible Care Committed Company 2011. This honor has been bestowed by ICC and ICCA (International Council of Chemical Association) at an event in Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai.
On the event, Chariman and MD of Hikal Ltd, Jai Hiremath said “Hikal has been striving continuously to improvise its performance in order to provide its services for the environment protection, health and safety and sustainability by utilizing various advanced technologies. This Aditya Birla award presented by ICC is the tribute to the company’s endless efforts to make the people aware of the dangers to the environment and how it could be possible to preserve the natural resources by making efficient use of resources without wasting them.” He also added , “Now being a responsible care company, we have got a huge task to contribute at a large to the society in order to make it highly sustainable and livable.”
The formation of ICC was soured by the need to support the chemical industry in India and the committee governs both Indian companies present globally and subsidiaries of MNC’s in India. The committee’s annual award ceremony is held to felicitate the achievements of an organization in the field of environment protection.