FRAMEWORK & QUALIFYING CRITERIA
SUB - PARAMETERS
OVER 125 CHECK POINTS
Sustainability Assessment Framework
P 1.1 Sustainability Strategy
P 1.2 Governance & Ethics
P 1.3 Risk Management
P 2.1 Stakeholder Management
P 2.2 Supply Chain
P 2.3 Customers
P 2.4 Society
P 3.1 Raw Materials
P 3.2 Energy & Water
P 3.3 Waste & Emissions
P 3.4 Biodiversity
P 4.1 Human Capital Management
P 4.2 Occupational Health & Safety
There are three levels of recognition based on the predefined qualifying scores. These levels of recognition are Believers,
Challengers and Leaders. The qualifying scores are 725, 800 and 875 respectively.
CERTIFICATION & AWARDS
|SUPER ACHIEVERS||SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR|
|SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS OF THE YEAR – 1ST RUNNER UP|
|Leader Award||Leader Award||Leader Award||Leader Award|
|Challengers Award||Challengers Award||Challengers Award||Challengers Award|
|Emerging Business||Medium Business||Large Business||Mega Large Business|
|Certificate of Merit (Believers/Challengers/Leaders)|
The highest-scoring, top two companies of the year will be recognized with Super Achievers Award: ‘Sustainable Business of the Year’ and ‘Sustainable Business of the Year – 1st Runner-up’ Award, respectively. Companies qualifying in Challengers and Leaders band under various business categories will be given respective awards and certificates.
In Believers band, only Certificates of Merit will be awarded.
RE CONSUMPTION INDEX
Developed by TERI, the RE Consumption Index aims to recognize industry’s transition to RE while aligning with India’s commitments under the Paris Agreement.
The Index captures an applicant site’s direct energy consumption through RE in its operations and allied processes, and its indirect energy consumption through RE utilizing factors within the value chain, comparing it with the location’s RE potential. The Index shall be offered to each applicant site participating in this year’s edition of the Sustainability 4.0 Awards.
The feedback shall be shared for each applicant site, as part of the 2021 Awards edition.
(Scope of assessment is limited to electricity consumption)
The 12th edition of Sustainability 4.0 assessment will additionally evaluate how companies are effectively using analytics in their sustainability management. It will assess the existing maturity of companies in three aspects: Effective Data Collection, Usage of Smart Analytical Tools, and End-to-End Visibility in the value chain. Sustainability Analytics has been added as an additional parameter and all companies assessed will receive insights on their maturity level of leveraging analytics to drive sustainability management.
SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARDS
SUB - PARAMETERS
100 CHECK POINTS
Safety Excellence Assessment Framework
- Safety Policies and Goals
- Performance Management
- Safety Training
- Accident and Incident Prevention
- Emergency Preparedness
- Workplace Safety
- Hazard Management
- Material Storage and Handling
- Work Permit System
- Fire Safety
- Machine and Tool Safety
- Lifting Tools and Tackles
- Storage Tanks and Vessels
- Safety Equipment Management
- Safety Culture
- Safety Compliance
- Contractor Safety
- Medical Facilities
- Occupational Diseases.
Safety Awards & Recognition
All the companies scoring over 700 out of 1000 will be recognized with ‘Safety Excellence – Certificate of Merit’. Under each participating category, the highest-scoring top two companies will be recognized with ‘Safety Excellence Award – Winner’ and ‘Safety Excellence Award – 1st Runner-Up’ respectively
|SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – WINNER||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – WINNER||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – WINNER||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – WINNER|
|SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – 1st RUNNER-UP||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – 1st RUNNER-UP||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – 1st RUNNER-UP||SAFETY EXCELLENCE AWARD – 1st RUNNER-UP|
|EMERGING BUSINESS||MEDIUM BUSINESS||LARGE BUSINESS||MEGA LARGE BUSINESS|
|SAFETY EXCELLENCE – CERTIFICATE OF MERIT (QUALIFYING SCORE – 700 OUT OF 1000)|
PARTICIPATION CATEGORIES & FEE STRUCTURE
|Participation Categories||Application Fee||Sustainabilty Assessment Fee||Safety Assessment Fees (optional)|
|Site Level||Corporate Level|
|Annual Sales <= INR 100 Cr||Emerging Business||INR 75,000||INR 2,10,000||INR 2,55,000||INR 1,38,000|
|Annual Sales > INR 100 Cr and < = INR 500 Cr||Medium Business||INR 3,42,000||INR 4,56,000||INR 2,16,000|
|Annual Sales > INR 500 Cr and <= INR 2000 Cr||Large Business||INR 4,62,000||INR 5,76,000||INR 2,76,000|
|Annual Sales > INR 2000 Cr||Mega Large Business||INR 5,52,000||INR 6,96,000||INR 3,42,000|
|Jury Special Mention Awards||Per Project Nomination||New Participant: INR 75,000||Past Participant: INR 60,000|
- The fee is exclusive of GST @ 18%
- The awards review team will decide on the facilities to be shortlisted for site visit under corporate nomination.