TOCC Accredited Kilang Ceria Alam
Trans-Ocean Coatings & Chemicals Sdn Bhd, a member of SMA Accredited Kilang Ceria Alam
Once again, TOCC's effort to balance the pursuit of growth with responsibility towards the environment was recognized when emerged as the champion for both the Environmental Management Category and the Overall Category of the 'Pertandingan Kilang Ceria Alam'. The state level contest was held in conjunction with Minggu Alam Sekitar Malaysia (MASM) 2005 celebration and organized by the Department of Environment (Sarawak). Hundreds of factories in the state were short-listed for the contest and audit teams which consisted of officers from Department of Environment, Department of Occupational Safety & Health, Kuching City South Council, Bomba & Penyelamat and Trienekens carried out sudden visits to the premises concerned.
The award presentation ceremony was held at Auditorium Pustaka Negeri Sarawak on 19 December 2005 and the event was graced by YB Datuk Michael Manyin ak Jawong, Minister of Environment & Public Health, Sarawak. This was followed by a seminar on Promoting Sustainable Cities where papers on relevant issues were presented by representatives from agencies involved in the auditing as mentioned earlier.
Mr. Joseph Lau (right), Managing Director of Trans-Ocean Coatings & Chemicals Sdn Bhd (TOCC), posing with YB Datuk Michael Manyin ak Jawong (3rd right)and YB Dr Abang Haji Abdul Rauf Haji Zen, Minister & Deputy Minister of Environment & Public Health, Sarawak, Tn Haji Ismail Bin Ithnin, Director of Department of Environment, Sarawak and winners for the three other categories.