Jakarta, Jakarta, total of 102 companies received the Green Industry Award 2015, given by Vice President of the Republic of Indonesia Mr. Jusuf Kalla witnessed by the Minister of Industry Mr. Saleh Husin.
”This award is an appreciation and government incentives for industrial companies , although we know there are many other industries that have applied the principles of the green industry” said Minister of Industry Mr. Saleh Husin in a press statement that the event was held at the Vice Presidential Palace on Wednesday ( 16/12 ) Minister of Industry Mr. Saleh Husin said that this year a total of 112 companies signed up to participate in the green industry program.
The participant include industry of cement, steel smelting, textiles, crumb rubber, food and beverage, pulp and paper, ceramics, oleo chemical, petrochemical, fertilizer, CPO, crude coconut oil, lubricants, cosmetics, sugar, herbicides, and automotive. There are three aspects are considered, the first is aspect of input, energy, water, technology, human resources and work environment with a weight of 70 per cent.
The second is the reduction of CO2 emissions and waste treatment with a weight of 20 per cent, and the last is aspect of the management company with a weight of 10 per cent. Based on the results of the assessment, recipients of Green Industry Award 2015 are 102 companies. Consists of 59 companies with level of 5 and 43 companies with level of 4, every industry that qualify will occupy the classification of level 1 ( lowest) to level 5 (highest).
The Award given to the companies that occupy level of 5 and level of 4. For the second years, PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk defend the trophy of Green Industry Award level of 5 for Baturaja Plant, and level of 4 for Panjang Plant and this is the first time Palembang Plant get Green Industry Award level of 4.
Green Industry award level of 5 for Baturaja Plant was given by Vice President of The Republic of Indonesia Mr. Jusuf Kalla to President Director of PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk, Mr. Pamudji Rahardjo. Green Industry award level of 4 for Panjang & Palembang Plant was given by Minister of industry Republic of Indonesia, Mr. Saleh Husin to Director Production & Development, Mr. Agus Wahyudin and Head Of Panjang Plant, Mr. Helmi.
The award given to PT Semen Baturaja (Persero) Tbk, because of the efforts in promoting the efficiency and effectiveness of the production process, technology, environmental management waste, water and energy, industrial quality management in its production. With this pattern, it is expected the company able to align the construction industry with the preservation of the environment and can provide benefits to the society.
PT Semen Baturaja ( Persero ) Tbk always participate in the Green Industrial national program and Become An honor For the Company, the successful achievement of green industry award for three plant is the success of all parties Both management, employees, and stakeholder.
The management thanks to all participation From All parties, so that the green industry awards can be defend and improve.