KARACHI: Lucky Cement Limited (psx: LUCK) has secured 8th International Corporate Social Responsibility Award in the category of “Sustainability Initiative”. The award was organized by The Professionals Network (TPN).
This award is the first and only registered CSR Award of Pakistan registered with IPO Government of Pakistan.
Lucky Cement received the award in recognition to its commitment towards sustainable development and contribution towards protecting the overall environment for a greener Pakistan.
Speaking of the occasion, Amin Ganny, Chief Operating Officer, Lucky Cement Limited, said: “At Lucky Cement, sustainable development is at the core of our business strategy. We are committed to conserving the environment and work towards keeping our operations green and environment friendly.”
He added: “We endeavor to give back to the communities that we operate in and also to the society at large by efficiently using natural resources. We work tirelessly to make our operations more sustainable and are committed to conserving the environment.”
Lucky Cement has extensively invested in implementing projects that reduce energy consumption and address issues of environmental degradation. Projects like Waste Heat Recovery (WHR) and Tyre Derived Fuel (TDF) have not only reduced cement production costs, but have significantly reduced carbon emissions.
Lucky Cement Limited (LCL) is the flagship company of the Yunus Brothers Group, which has a history of exceptional growth performance since its inception in 1993. LCL is one of the largest producers and leading exporters of quality cement in Pakistan, with a domestic production capacity of 9.35 million tons per annum. The Company is listed on the Pakistan and London stock exchange.
LCL’s manufacturing plants are strategically located in Northern and Southern regions of the country and is the only cement company to have its own loose cement export terminal at Karachi port with storage capacity of 24,000 tons.
Lucky Cement is an ISO 9001:2008 and 14001:2004 certified company and possesses many other international certifications including Bureau of Indian Standards, Sri Lankan Standard Institute, Standards Organization of Nigeria, Kenya Bureau of Standards and South African Bureau of Standards.