Sarvalakshmi Foundries has implemented pollution prevention / control program.
What Is pollution prevention?
"An Act to improve, strengthen, and accelerate programs for the prevention and abatement of
air pollution and all pollution"
Pollution prevention is the substantial reduction or elimination of discharges or emissions to the environment. This includes all pollution : hazardous and non - hazardous, regulated and unregulated, across all media, and from all sources. Pollution prevention can be accomplished by reducing the generation of wastes at their source (source reduction).
By reducing or eliminating wastes
Reduce waste disposal costs
Reduce costs for energy, water and raw materials
Reduce operating costs
Protect workers, the public and the environment
Reduce risk of spills, accidents and emergencies
Reduce vulnerability to lawsuits and improve its public image
Generate income from wastes that can be sold.
How do we achieve this
Improved Operating Procedures
Process Modifications & Redesign
SLF demonstrates its commitment to pollution prevention and encourage employee participation by:
Training employees in pollution prevention techniques
Encouraging employee suggestions
Providing incentives for employee participation
Providing resources necessary to get the job done