Environment / Health & Safety

Environment Health and Safety (EHS) sustainability is an important item on the Company agenda. Jindal Stainless Limited has undertaken numerous initiatives to realize improvements in this area. Driven by an integrated 'Quality, Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety' Policy, Jindal Stainless Limited is now marching towards benchmarking its processes in the field of Qualify, Safety, Health and Environment. The Company has demonstrated this by implementing Environmental Management System (EMS) & OHSAS Systems.

Jindal Stainless focuses on the areas of Behavioral Safety, Process Safety and Ergonomic and General Safety. Focused campaigns have been carried out in the areas of Gas Safety, Material Handling and Road Safety. Thrust has been laid towards enhancing resource efficiency in operations, especially for key resources such as energy and water. Additionally the philosophy of the '3-R' (reduce, reuse and recycle) is being implemented for all types of wastes towards prevention of pollution.

State-of-the-art 'Centre for Environmental Excellence', with sophisticated and well equipped Environmental Laboratory and R&D has been Set-up. Efficient use of resources is being practiced through effective management practices, technological measures and employee engagement process to make them environmentally aware and technically competent. The operations are dependent on the use of natural resources and have consequently incorporated energy management into its ISO 9001; Quality Management Systems (QMS) and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) initiatives.

We, at the Foundation believe that Corporate Social Responsibility is a strategic approach, which integrates social and environmental concerns into our business operations. Based on this guiding principal, Jindal Foundation addresses relevant issues like Community Development, Education, Integrated Health Care, Skill Development, Women Empowerment, Environment and Business & Human Rights.

All of the above mentioned programs are being implemented not only across all our plant locations but, also in areas which are out of our sphere of influence. To implement these programs effectively, partnerships have been made with NGO’s and Institutions which specialize in fields of education and skill development and industrial training.

The Company’s plants comply with all norms set up by the competent authorities for a clean and better environment. The Company undertakes regular checks/inspections including certification for the maintenance of the environment. The Company has adequate effluent treatment plants to control pollution