January 5, 2023: Lead recycling group Gravita India was honoured by Rajasthan’s state government on December 23 for the company’s employment practices.
Gravita received the ‘President Trophy’ best employer award at a ceremony organized by the Employers’ Association of Rajasthan.
Rajasthan governor Kalraj Mishra and state industry minister Shakuntala Devi presented the award, which is given to recognize working conditions provided by companies including health, safety and skills development.
On September 17, Gravita was honoured by Rajasthan’s state government for the company’s services to the exports sector.
Gravita has 13 manufacturing facilities across Asia, Africa and Central America.
The company told BESB in June 2019 that it had started commercial production of lead in Ghana and Tanzania, with the aim of supplying European markets.