The Indus Motor Company strives for sustainable growth through technologies and practices that enable the environment and economy to coexist in harmony. We believe that careless pursuit of economic development destroys the environment and lowers the quality of life for future generations.
Our environmental commitment is manifested not just in the wordings of our policies, but is reflected strongly in our actions. We are at the forefront of activities that preserve and improve our environment, building close and cooperative relationships with individuals and organizations involved in environmental preservation. We are also continuously improving the company’s own environment management system and identifying activities that have a negative impact. IMC is an ISO 14001 and 9002 certified company.
The company’s initiatives in the sector include a wastewater treatment plant that has been installed with an investment of Rs. 50 million, to recycle water used for plantation. The company has installed the environment friendly Co-generation Power Plant which will help in reduction of carbon dioxide emissions through the use of natural gas to operate engines and turbines. The company has also installed a Thinner Recycling Machine, costing Rs. 2.5 million, to recycle the waste thinner in its manufacturing process. In Ozone Protection, IMC was the first automobile company in Pakistan to commence use of environment-friendly gas R-134a in car air-conditioners (instead of CFC-12).
The company has installed an Incinerator facility at its plant to ensure environmentally safe solid waste disposal. IMC has also planted thousands of trees at its plant and developed a garden zone of over 64,000 sq. meters. The company launched an environmental initiative for the preservation of Lake Saiful Muluk, with the purpose of cleaning up its surroundings and educating local people and businesses in keeping the area clean and beautiful.