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The prestigious “National CSR Award” under large enterprises food and beverage sector was bestowed upon Bisleri International Pvt Ltd at the 10th Global Safety Summit Awards 2022 in New Delhi. The function was organised by the Fire and Safety Forum in association with United Nations Global Compact Network India and praised the Bisleri International’s effort in recycling used plastic and harvesting rainwater.
Mr Angela George, the Chief Executive Officer of Bisleri International Pvt Ltd said that the organisation was honoured with the award as it recognised their efforts in contributing to the environment conservation and preservation. He also said that their company was proud of the fact that it collected and recycled more plastic than it introduced in the market.
Through their program- Bottles for Change, Bisleri International wants to educate and bring awareness in the people across schools, housing societies, slums, corporates and emphasises that a 3-phase process needs to be adopted for cleaning plastic, recycling it and handing it over directly for recycling and preventing used plastic for ending in landfills.
The company has modified the behaviour of over 60,000 citizens in the metros as its efforts have collected over 6500 tons of used plastic.
Bisleri also runs Project Nayi Umeed through which it wants to inculcate the habit of giving back to society. This project focuses on water conservation by building and restoring check-dams, as it was developed to create reservoirs of water that help to improve the water table in areas nearby.
This project has helped irrigate villages in Gujarat and Maharashtra and has benefitted many farmers helping them to boost their income.
Bisleri has installed rainwater harvesting systems in all its manufacturing units whereby it is able to replenish 1.08 litres of water for every litre of water drawn from the ground, The company has 133 operational plants and a healthy distribution network of 4000 distributors and 5000 distribution trucks across India and neighbouring countries.
The company, known for more than 50 years, Bisleri International Pvt Ltd is the largest premium beverage business and is the largest mineral water selling company in India. The company also follows a 10-style purification process and 114 quality tests to provide customers with safe, pure and healthy mineral water.
Bisleri International also has a variety of beverages like Vedic Himalayan Spring Water, goodness enriched, pure and trustworthy mineral water and fizzy fruit drinks in three variants-Spyci, Fonzo and Limonata. Launched in 2020, Bisleri@Doorstep makes these products available on the e-commerce platform.
The company has grown to be the leader in premium beverage category and through its ongoing efforts helps the community and safeguards the environment.