Together for Sustainability (TfS), a joint initiative of leading global chemical companies, has been formally launched in the country to encourage the Indian suppliers to adopt sustainability practices in their management and manufacturing systems.
As part of this exercise, a Together for Sustainability (TfS) summit was held in Mumbai on September 20, 2016 to build awareness about the importance of creating a sustainable supply chain among Indian chemical suppliers & manufacturers. Over 500 representatives from suppliers and TfS member companies as well as local and international associations, international audit companies and experts attended the summit. The Indian chemical industry, which is rated sixth in the world and third in Asia in value added terms at constant prices, is one of the important link in the global chemical supply chain. “India is at the cusp of becoming the manufacturing hub for the world with government support and initiatives like Make in India.