Jharsuguda : TRL Krosaki Refractories Limited celebrated the 43rd World Environment Day on 5th June, 2014 in its factory premises at Belpahar. Mr. Priyabrata Panda, Chief Operating Officer, was the Chief Guest of the function and Mr. Chandra Sekhar Das, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer was the guest of honour in the function.
In a well attended programme, the chief guest hoisted the World Environment Day Flag. Mr. Jiban Pattnaik, Asst. General Manager (Operations Technology) welcomed the gathering of employees and briefed all present about the theme of the programme, that is “Raise your voice…. Not the sea level”. Mr. C. S. Das during his address told, “Where there is development, there will be pressure on the environment. But this can be addressed by taking suitable environment conservation measures. The pollution occurring out of non-industrial activities which is the major contributor in degrading the environment, the control is difficult and relatively slow.” For this he urged everyone to create awareness in the society towards conservation of environment and lowering emission of greenhouse gases. Mr. Priyabrata Panda asked all the departments to work in the most environment friendly manner.
Mr. Jiban Pattnaik read the message sent Dr. Arup Kumar Chattopadhyay, Managing Director on this occasion. Dr. Chattopadhyay in his message assured all about the company’s commitment towards working for conservation of environment and urged the employees to lead a low carbon life style.
June 2014 is celebrated in TRL Krosaki as “Tata Sustainability Month”. The company has planned to conduct various competitions, training programmes, display of films, shop floor talks, etc. during the month to create awareness among the employees and contract labours. While Mr. Sukadev Sahoo, Manager (Environment) announced the activities planned for the month, Mr. A. K. Khuntia proposed the vote of thanks.