Clean and Green Pakistan
Company has launched massive tree plantation campaigns in which 35,000 trees were Planted and donated to EPA Attock, District Government Attock, FCCL employees, neighboring schools, villages and FCCL Land in last four plantation seasons (Spring, 2019 to Monsoon, 2020). This will help in retaining the ecological balance of surrounding areas of FCCL plant site and will also aid in improvement of the overall air quality of District Attock.
In the pursuit of Askari and Fauji Companies environment friendly policies the Companies regularly organize tree plantation drives annually at all its Plant sites which are located in Wah, Nizampur and Jang Bahtar.
For the last three years, the tree plantation activity is being organized with added emphasis to complement Pakistan Leadership vision of ‘Clean and Green Pakistan’. In this regard, 25,000 trees have been planted in and around the plants sites, besides donating over 67,000 saplings to District/Local Government in the adjoining areas. During the current year, the tree plantation campaign commenced from Askari Cement Wah with enthusiastic participation by all company employees.
Simultaneously, the campaigns were also launched at Askari Cement Nizampur, and Fauji Cement Jang Bahtar. In addition to Chief Executive Officer/ Managing Director Fauji Cement Company Limited and Askari Cement Limited, Mr. Qamar Haris Manzoor, the other eminent participants included Mr. Muhammad Tariq Khan, Director Operations; Company Secretary Brigadier Riaz Ahmed Gondal; Chief Financial Officer, Muhammad Omer Ashraf; General Manger ( Marketing & Sales), Brigadier Muhammad Iqbal Tahir and heads of all departments. Furthermore, to reduce overall emissions and contamination, and ameliorate environmental pollution, the Companies have also adapted suitable technology and best practices.