69 companies selected for environment excellence award

September 25, 2014 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: National Forum for Environment & Health (NFEH) announced results of 11th Annual Environment Excellence Awards (AEEA 2014) for best performance of 2013-14.

This was announced by NFEH Chairman Dr. Kaiser Waheed and President NFEH M Naeem Qureshi after final meeting of jury held at a local hotel. Qureshi said the award had been instituted to recognize and promote the organizations which make an outstanding contribution to sustainable development and economic growth of the country. These companies are working tremendously for achieving economic and social development without harming the environment and natural resources.

This year, more than 186 companies and organization has submitted their nominations. The three-member jury has finalized the names of following 69 companies for 11th AEEA-2014:

Archroma Pakistan, Bahria Town, Glaxosmithkline Pakistan, KSB Pumps Company, Lotte Chemical Pakistan, National Refinery, Oil & Gas Development Company, Pak Arab Refinery, Rafhan Maize Products Company, Sui Southern Gas Company, Adamjee Insurance Company, Asian Food Industries, Asli Punjab Pumps, Bahoo Chicks & Breeding Farm, Bestway Cement, Buksh Foundation, Chaudhary Fields, Clariant Chemical Pakistan, D.G.Cement Company, Dalda Foods, Dawlance Group of Companies, Dotcare Private Ltd, Engro Polymer & Chemical, Engro Powergen Qadirpur, Fatima Group, Fauji Cement Company, Fauji Fertilizer Company, Fauji Oil Terminal & Distribution Company, Feroze1888 Mills, Foundation Hospital, Getz Pharma, International Power Global Developments, Interdesign FMC, Kot Addu Power Company, K-Electric, Linde Pakistan, Lucky Cement, Mondelez Pakistan, Murree Brewery Co, Mima Knit, MCR Pvt Ltd Pizza Hut, Novartis Pharma (Pakistan), Novamed Pharmaceuticals, Packages Limited, Pakistan Oilfields, Pepsico International, PharmEvo, Procter & Gamble Pakistan, Pakistan Refinery, Pakistan Sustainable Transport Project (UNDP), Port Qasim Authority, Pfizer Pakistan, Patel Hospital, Qarshi Industries, Roots School System, Roots Millennium School, Royal Leather Industries, Sapphire Textile Mills, Security Papers, Siddiq Leather Works, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines, SNL Pakistan, Total Oil Pakistan, Total Parco Pakistan, Tourism Promotion Services Pakistan, United Marine Agencies, Water Regime, Wyeth Pakistan, Yunus Textile Mills.

The jury comprised environment experts including Shamsul Haq Memon, Consultant Sindh Coastal Authority and CEO Environment Management Consultant Nadeem Arif. A grand award ceremony will be held at a local hotel in Lahore on September 27, 2014 . Governor Punjab Chaudhary Mohammad Sarwar will be the chief guest.

Bahria Town will sponsor this event as gold sponsor & OGDCL, PARCO, Lucky Cement, Bestway Cement, Clariant, DG Cement, Kansai Paint, Archroma & SNGPL will sponsor this event exclusively. NFEH has been organizing AEEA since 2004 with support of Ministry of Environment and other international environmental protection organizations and NGOs.

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