New Delhi: Tech Mahindra has banned single use plastic across its campuses globally as part of its ‘Don’t Be Plastic’ campaign.
The company is also giving biodegradable bags in exchange of the plastic bags to associates across locations. On the launch day on August 1st, 200+Kilograms of single use plastic was collected across 40 locations and given to NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) for recycling.
Additionally, all the plastic containers being earlier used in Tech Mahindra cafeterias have been replaced as well.
CP Gurnani, MD & CEO, Tech Mahindra, said, “Minimising the use of plastic is the need of the hour. It is time to recharge our planet to create a greener world. I urge one and all to join and support this campaign to create a sustainable future.”
Harshvendra Soin, Chief People Officer, Tech Mahindra,said, “We at Tech Mahindra are focused on building a safe and sustainable environment for our associates. Our campaigns are in line with this ethos, and provide an opportunity to our associates to drive Individual Social Responsibility (ISR),and create a multiplier effect in creating a sustainable society.”