Apollo receives Global Green Future Leadership Award by CSR Congress.
The Global Green Future Leadership Award 2016 by World CSR Congress has been awarded to Apollo Tyres under the Best Waste Management category. Apollo was awarded for its CMTN (Clean My Transport Nagar initiative in the transshipment hubs across India.
Apollo started this initiative in year 2012 from Sanjay Gandhi Transport Nagar in Delhi & the initiative is running in the transshipment hubs of cities like Agra, Jaipur, Kanpur & Mumbai at present along with Delhi. Apollo claims to have collected nearly 40,000 kgs of biodegradable waste & 16000 kgs of non-biodegradable waste since the start of the initiative. In addition to the same around 1600 kgs of compost has been produced to be used in maintenance of the greenery in nearby parks.