Sudarshan Makes SBTi Commitment

Sudarshan has committed to set near-term company-wide emission reductions in line with climate science with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi).

Sudarshan Makes SBTi Commitment

SBTi is an initiative which drives ambitious climate action in the private sector by enabling companies to set science-based emissions reduction targets. This initiative, a partnership between CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project), the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC), World Resources Institute (WRI), the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and We Mean Business Coalition, empowers companies to set ambitious emissions reduction targets aligned with climate science.

As a leading global pigment manufacturer, Sudarshan recognizes the profound impact of its operations on society and the environment. Sustainability is a cornerstone of our business operations, guided by our core values — Seva, Courage, Commitment and Passion, Respect, and Trust — leading us towards a more sustainable and prosperous future.

Rajesh Rathi, Managing Director of Sudarshan, stated, Sustainability is an ongoing journey requiring global resolve. Sudarshan is committed to SBTi, working on an ambitious plan aligned with our ESG vision to be a global leader in the pigment industry by operating responsibly and growing sustainably.

Shivalika Raje, Chief Sustainability Officer, emphasized Our commitment to SBTi aligns with our ESG mission, fostering a safe, inclusive, and eco-efficient business environment as an integral part of our global culture. We actively promote sustainability and inclusivity at all organizational levels.

Sudarshan has implemented a robust ESG Strategic Framework anchored by four key pillars: Business Accountability, Environmental Responsibility, Manufacturing Excellence, and strengthening Social Inclusiveness. An ESG committee oversees target implementation, ensuring progress toward our sustainability goals on our journey to Net-Zero.