Ducab a corporate member of emirates green building council
Ducab, the leading manufacturer of high quality power cables in the Middle East, and Winner of Mohammed Bin Rashid Business Excellence Award for their achievements in the manufacturing sector, recently signed an agreement with Emirates Green Building Council to become a corporate member. As per the agreement, Ducab will work together with the Council to promote sustainable environmental development in the UAE. “By becoming a corporate member of the Emirates GBC (Green Building Council), we will be doing everything we can to help increase awareness about environmental practices and standards whilst supporting the Green vision of the leadership of UAE,’’ said Mr.Graham Cheetham , Manufacturing GM, Ducab.As avid supporters of environmental preservation Ducab takes its corporate social responsibility very seriously, therefore and through this agreement, Ducab will join forces with Emirates Green Building Council to organize workshops in which it will highlight the importance of sustainable environmental development, as well as promote environmentally friendly approaches. Since its inception in 1979, Ducab has taken part in many environmental activities such as the “Clean the Earth” and “Clean up the World” campaigns, The company is also a member of the Emirates Environmental Group (EEG). In addition to recycling internal waste as well as scrap, Ducab has also been involved in tree planting in the Emirates for Dubai & Abu Dhabi. “We remain committed to promoting sustainable development, whilst at the same time taking part in Environmental initiatives to protect and preserve our local environment. We recognize the importance of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and strive to incorporate all of its fundamental principles into our business practices,” concluded Mr. Cheetham.