Litro Gas Lanka Limited received the Green Award for Sustainability in Dubai on the 28th of November 2016 at the JW Marriott Hotel in front of more than 200 Businessmen Representing companies from 55 countries. “The Green Era Award” is presented to each Company as entity, for green achievements, to recognize prestige, Innovation, Quality & Technology , outstanding environmental achievements and sustainable practices. “The Green Era Award” is an annual event held in the spring time each year whether in Paris, Rome , Geneva , Berlin or Dubai.
As a company “Litro Gas Lanka Limited” ‘s achievements and green initiatives were globally recognized by receiving this prestigious Green award. Organizations from more than 55 countries from the 5 continents were presented at the Green Economy Forum 2016 held in Dubai United Arab Emirates.
At the heart of the selection methodology is the comprehensive initiatives, research and follow up measurements undertaken by the Judges. The nominations are accepted from industry players who have shown the interest to be considered for the Green Award for Sustainability. In the process of selection the research team recommends to the Nominations Committee the names of the institutions , municipalities and universities, which their research & initiatives supports for a Green Era Award. For this purpose, presentations, site visits, a voting process is carried out by mail, Internet and within awarded companies, based on one several of the following concepts: Customer Satisfaction, Leadership, Sustainability Reporting, Business Results, ISO 14001 - 50001, TQM and TQCS, Green Initiatives.
As the market leader in Sri Lanka’s LPG supply Litro has shown its continuous commitment on environment sustainability through inter fuel conversion projects, indoor air pollution control programs and CSR programs on land, water and air pollution control programs. Litro Gas Lanka Ltd is currently catering to more than 80% of Sri lanka’s LPG supply in both domestic & industrial customers. Currently Litro gas is the only LPG supplier in Sri lanka who has bulk LPG storage facility at Kerawalpitiya and Hambantota Terminal. Asia’s largest state of the art filling plant located at Kerawalapitiya is having a total capacity of 100,000 cylinders per day filling facility.
From the Health Safety and Environment policy of Litro Gas we are committed to identify all the hazards including the environment aspects of own operation and those carried out on behalf which may cause personnel injury, ill health, Asset damage or negatively impact the environment and manage their effects as low as reasonably practicable, while continually reviewing and improving the performances.
Importantly, there is also emerging practice in the design and implementation of Litro Gas green economy strategies for year 2017. This emerging practice can help to provide important insights on its goals and objectives of New Year. This year also we have planned to promote environment preserving programs and be the principle sponsor in main national level programs on environment pollution control.