A representative of Ajinomoto Vietnam (C) receives the "Green Economy Enterprise 2013" Award at a ceremony on March 1
The Natural Resources and Environment Newspaper and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment on March 1 hosted the forum of “Green Economy for Sustainable Development,” and granted the “Green Economy Enterprise 2013” awards to over 30 outstanding enterprises in the protection of environment nationwide.
Participants present at the event include entrepreneurs, managing directors, economic experts, scientists, and other representatives of enterprises. They took the opportunity to discuss appropriate solutions and timely actions for effective green management among enterprises to contribute to the country’s sustainable development.
The “Green Economy Enterprise 2013” Award was honorably granted to entrepreneurs and enterprises that operate in line with regulations on environmental safety and save natural resources, showing excellence in sustainable development and environmental responsibility through their innovations in technologies and production, and pioneering in effective green management strategies.
As one of more than 30 excellences honored at the ceremony, Ajinomoto Vietnam Company is ever well-known for operating in accordance with environmental sustainability. It has become the company’s motto of development since it was founded in 1991, resulting in its orientation to achieving harmony between economic and environmental benefits through the application of Environment Management System (EMS) pursuant to ISO 14001:2004.
The company has built a modern waste water treatment system under Japanese criteria for years. Its environmental management has been reinforced in line with the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), including setting targets such as energy saving, zero emission in production (recycling 100% of waste, minimizing waste water and solid waste, reducing air pollution, and decreasing noise and total waste water capacity disposed to river etc).
Besides, the company has lots of meaningful environment activities annually such as “Smile Earth – together clean our Earth day”, “Mottainai campaign”, “Eco actions”, etc. in order to enhance public awareness about environmental protection, waste reduction and recycling.
Ajinomoto Vietnam was founded in 1991 and well-known in Vietnamese market with popular seasoning products such as AJI-NI-MOTO umami seasoning, Aji-ngon flavor seasoning, Aji-Quick complete seasonings, Phu Si soy sauce, and beverages such as Birdy canned coffee, Birdy intstant coffee and milk tea 3in1.