We understand that our mining operation involves various activities that have a significant impact on environment, and come with a lot of risks to our workforce. We have consistently embraced technology that is environment friendly.
We hold the distinction of being the first mining company in India to get certified for the Quality Management System ISO 9001: 2000; Environmental Management System ISO 14001 : 2004 and Safety and Occupational Health Management System OHSAS 18001 : 1999. This fact has been endorsed by BVQI, a leading certification agency.
We have invested in appropriate technologies to improve safety standards and environmental performance. For example, we have developed plans for minimising waste at our mines using a two-pronged strategy: first to reduce waste generation by optimising excavation operations and second by developing innovative products using overburden.
We have also introduced: