MUSCAT: Services & Trade Company (S&T), a leading interior contracting, civil construction and trading company in Oman has tied up with Muscat Daily’s Paper Recycling Campaign to promote environment friendliness.

As part of this initiative, S&T has sponsored boxes to collect paper for recycling to be distributed at various schools, colleges and homes across Muscat, a press release stated.

S&T formally launched the wastepaper recycling awareness campaign on Monday, at its headquarters and factory in Wadi Kabir and other offices in Muscat.

During the launch, employees collected and dropped wastepaper in collection bins at the S&T headquarters. All employees took a pledge to consciously work towards a clean and green environment, reduce paper use, improve waste awareness, recycle more and waste less.

K S Ravikumar, S&T’s executive director-international operations said, “We are an ISO 14001 EMS certified company committed to actively support environment awareness programmes that reduce our company’s environmental impact. Environmental stewardship is a key pillar of our CSR strategy and we constantly strive to improve our environmental performance and align with the policies and initiatives of the government.

“This campaign is part of our sustainability agenda to raise awareness among our people, customers and residents, by inspiring them to protect the environment, both at work and at home. We aim to provide this inspiration through communication, interaction and leadership. We truly believe every action adds up to making a difference.”

SOURCE: Muscat Daily