Minor Dairy Limited (MDL) and Minor Cheese Limited (MCL), two companies under Minor Food Group, have focused on industrial waste management by separating waste according to the 3Rs principle: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Minor not only saves costs from sending industrial waste to be disposed of outside the factory, but also reduces CO2 emissions to the atmosphere and reduces global warming. Our factories have received 3Rs Awards from the Department of Industrial Works, Ministry of Industry as follows:
- Minor Dairy Limited has received 3Rs Awards for 2 consecutive years.
- Minor Cheese Limited has received the 3Rs Award for the first time this year.
In addition, the company has reduced the industrial waste sent to landfills by 100%, resulting in our receiving the Zero Waste to Landfill Awards as follows:
- Minor Dairy Limited has received the Zero Waste to Landfill Awards for two consecutive years.
- Minor Cheese Limited has received the Zero Waste to Landfill Award for the first time this year.
Moreover, we have taken some raw materials to be disposed of and will instead make value-added products that can reduce the transmission to disposal to 0, resulting in a 3Rs+ Award for economic returns Gold medal level.
K.Tharaporn Soi Chantuek, Head of the Environmental Standard Steering Committee, and K.Sasithon Labkham, Assistant Environmental Standard Steering Committee, are the Minor Food representatives receiving this award at Makawan Rangsan Room, Royal Thai Army Club (Vibhavadi).