- 1st time in the world, zero usage of disposable containers and packaging material at the venue
on 14th Feb 2015, the closing day of the games
- UST Global is supporting this initiative by sending in volunteers; Shine Varghese, an UST Global associate, is an Honorary Venue Coordinator – Green Protocol, National Games
Thiruvananthapuram, India: UST Global, an information technology and services company for Global 1000 enterprises, has announced its support to the bold green initiatives of the Green Protocol Committee of National Games. Its employee, Shine Varghese, is participating as the Honorary Venue Coordinator – Green Protocol, National Games.
The bold initiatives of the Green Protocol Committee of National Games is striving to make the venues “zero waste areas” by adopting a slew of measures, including restriction on the use of disposable containers or packaging material (for food and drinks) inside the venue. There is an ambitious target of having zero usage of such material at the venue on 14th Feb 2015, the closing day of the 35th National Games of India.
Announcing its support to this initiative, Alexander Varghese, Chief Administrative Officer, UST Global, said, “UST Global takes great pride and effort in supporting this initiative. We are aligned to the United Nations Global Impact recommendations in the area of environment. Till date, UST Global has been responsible for the planting of close to 8000 saplings. As early as 2007, we were ranked number 7 on the Top 20 Green IT Outsourcers Report by Brown & Wilson Group.”
UST Global will be sending in additional USsociates (as employees of UST Global are called) to volunteer on the 14th of Feb 2015.
UST Global is committed to transforming lives in and around the communities it operates in through technology, training and jobs.
About UST Global
UST Global is a leading provider of end-to-end IT Services and Solutions for Global 1000 companies. Established in 1998 and headquartered in Aliso Viejo, California, UST Global has operations in USA, India, Mexico, Spain, UK, Malaysia, Philippines, and Singapore. UST Global is a technology leader with profound domain expertise across the following industries: Healthcare & Insurance, Retail, Financial Services, Transportation & Logistics, Manufacturing & Automotive, Telecommunication and Media & Entertainment. By focusing on the business model of ‘fewer CLIENTS, more ATTENTION’, UST Global strives for excellence in providing their clients with the best service and commitment to long-term client success. With 14,000 employees, UST Global's growth and clientele have been impressive.
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