Awards Process

FRAMEWORK & QUALIFYING CRITERIA

PARAMETERS

SUB - PARAMETERS

POINTS SCALE

OVER 125 CHECK POINTS

Sustainability Assessment Framework

300 POINTS

P 1.1 Sustainability Strategy
P 1.2 Governance & Ethics
P 1.3 Risk Management

P1. PURPOSE

300 POINTS

P 2.1 Stakeholder Management
P 2.2 Supply Chain
P 2.3 Customers
P 2.4 Society

P2. PARTNERSHIP

300 POINTS

P 3.1 Raw Materials
P 3.2 Energy & Water
P 3.3 Waste & Emissions
P 3.4 Biodiversity

P3. PLANET

300 POINTS

P 4.1 Human Capital Management
P 4.2 Occupational Health & Safety

P4. PEOPLE

QUALIFYING CRITERIA

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.

QUALIFYING CRITERIA

AWARD CATEGORIES

Sustainability Business of the year Award
Sustainability-Business of the year Runner up

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)
3-Frame-Awards

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.

Challenger-Leader-Awards

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)

SUSTAINABILITY ANALYTICS

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

PARAMETERS

SUB - PARAMETERS

POINTS SCALE

100 CHECK POINTS

Safety Excellence Assessment Framework

300 POINTS

  • Safety Policies and Goals
  • Performance Management
  • Safety Training
  • Accident and Incident Prevention
  • Emergency Preparedness
SAFETY MANAGEMENT

200 POINTS

  • Workplace Safety
  • Hazard Management
  • Material Storage and Handling
  • Work Permit System
  • Fire Safety
PROCESS SAFETY

200 POINTS

  • Machine and Tool Safety
  • Lifting Tools and Tackles
  • Storage Tanks and Vessels
  • Safety Equipment Management
EQUIPMENT SAFETY

200 POINTS

  • Safety Culture
  • Safety Compliance
  • Contractor Safety
BEHAVIOURAL SAFETY

100 POINTS

  • Medical Facilities
  • Ergonomics
  • Occupational Diseases.
OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH

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.

VIRTUAL ASSESSMENT ENABLERS

VIRTUAL ASSESSMENT ENABLERS

VIRTUAL AWARDS PROGRAM FLOW & KEY MILESTONES

VIRTUAL AWARDS PROGRAM FLOW & KEY MILESTONES