SCG Chemicals or SCGC (SCGC) received the I-EA-T Sustainable Awards (ISB) 2022, the highest level (Excellence) and the ISB DNA Award from the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand on October 12. past
Emphasizing its leadership in integrated chemicals for sustainability, SCGC integrates sustainability issues into business operations. According to the five elements, namely, governance (Governance), taking care of communities and society (Community), environment, taking care of employees and business partners (Worker), and responding to the needs of customers and developing the country’s overall economy (Customer). as well as create a culture of sustainability in the organization from the drive of executives All employees in the organization extended to business partners with Mr. Mongkol Hengrojanasopon, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of SCGC and Ms. Namthip Sampao Prasert Director of Brand Management and Social Affairs SCGC was the representative to receive the award from Dr. Weeres Amrapal, Governor of the Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand. Ruangchotiwit, Head of ESG Office, SCGC is a representative to present the story of corporate sustainability (ISB Impact Story) to industry entrepreneurs participating in this event.
Mr. Mongkol Hengrojanasopon, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of SCGC said, “SCGC has always emphasized on running its business along with taking care of society and the environment. According to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), all companies in the SCGC business group will have quality control over the environment and safety above the standard. Starting from the internal production process (CSR in process) to being a part of driving and caring for the environment according to social responsibility standards (CSR after process) through CSR projects that meet the needs of society, environment and corporate governance according to guidelines ESG includes care for employees and business partners. To meet the needs of customers and develop the country’s overall economy. as well as creating a culture of sustainability in the organization by executives, employees, including business partners. for more than 40 years.”
One of the highlights of the CSR projects that SCGC is working on to create sustainability in the community is the SCGC Pla Ban Project. The results of the sustainability assessment considered by Social Impact Analysis (consider Social Return on Investment or SROI) yielded a social return of SROI 5.69. It is a project that generates income for the fishing community. Help restore balance to the ecosystem of the Thai seas. Create sustainability in a concrete way
The Industrial Estate Authority of Thailand (IEAT) aims to promote the potential of industrial operators. focusing on social and environmental achievements in tandem with economic growth Therefore, the project developed the Social Achievement Criteria for Sustainable Development (ISB: I-EA-T Sustainable Business) in 2022 for the first year to focus on creating balance in the economy (Economy), society (Social) and environment (Environment) that is in line with the sustainable development goals in conjunction with industrial estate development which has the purpose of promoting entrepreneurs Industry to develop business potential that takes into account the balance of economy, society and environment. By focusing on the development of social achievement assessment standards according to international standards. And an award was given to the I-EA-T Sustainable Business Awards 2022 to reassure investors. and various benefits that will be promoted by relevant agencies both domestically and internationally as well as promoting the creation of a network of entrepreneurs, the ISB Business Network to create exchanges, cooperation and linking the benefits of promoting entrepreneurs on an ongoing basis. And it has been well received by 15 pilot operators in 8 industrial estates.