Sustainability Initiatives celebrated National Pollution Control Day
The National Pollution Control Day is celebrated every year on 2nd of December in India in order to give the honor and memorialize the thousands of human beings who had lost their existence because of the Bhopal gas calamity. As a contribution to such awareness, SI has organized two days activities in the VK: architecture office, Resilient, Genesupport, GeneOmbio. On 1st December Employees were asked to get the PUC Certificates for their respective vehicles. On 2nd December in order to consume less fuel to create less pollution, employees were requested to come to office by public transport or walking or by sharing a car/bike. Active participants from the various teams were rewarded.
Another activity of E-waste collection had been organized with the help of NGO named SWaCH in order to proper disposal of electronic waste. This activity had been conducted for a week.
On 2nd December SI has organised a presentation on the awareness of E-waste management. Dr. Vishnu Shrimangle from SWaCH had enlightened us on the problems arising due to improper handling and management of E-waste all over the world. The presentation and documentary films were eye opening.
Price distribution program for the active participants had also been organized after the presentation. Ar. Vishwas Kulkarni Distributed prizes to the winner.