Toyota believes in imbibing eco-consciousness and eco-awareness into the mind and soul of our stakeholders. As a commitment to this belief, various eco-initiatives are involving Team members, their family members, top management, maintenance vendors, suppliers, dealers and local community.
Green Bus Campaign
Community is one of the key stakeholders of TKM. In order to spread the eco spirit of the company, TKM initiated a concept of Green Bus wherein Eco-conservation tips on various environmental such as waste management, Water & energy saving tips & also eco lifestyle tips were concerns were visualized on the bus. The Green Bus operated in different routes for the entire month and was exhibited at the World Environment day event organized by KSPCB.
Vehicle Switch Off Campaign at Traffic Signals
The main aim of this activity was to sensitize the commuters on Fuel Saving, CO2 Emission & Global Warming at five prominent & busy traffic junctions of Bangalore city (Corporation Circle Signal, MG Road Signal, Devegowda Petrol Bunk Signal, Gopalan Arcade & UB City Circle Signal). Our employees led the campaign holding placards with motivational slogans & by interacting with commuters on a one to one basis.
The Traffic Police present in these areas were also involved in the campaign. As a result, we received a good response by the public as many of them reciprocated by turning off their engines at these traffic junctions. This initiative was appreciated by the traffic police & commuters.
Vehicle Switch Off campaign
Hasiru Santhe - An exhibition of Eco-friendly products
The one stop shop for all eco friendly products ranging from Solar and LED lights, Rainwater Harvesting systems, organic food and also large varieties of ornamental and medicinal plants was setup inside TKM. It gave an opportunity to local NGOs and SMEs to showcase their innovation to a large number of audiences like TKM employees, Top Management, Suppliers and Contract members. 2700 team members visited the stall. This was a successful eco step towards educating and motivating members about the possibilities of converting their homes into an ECO FRIENDLY HOME.
As managers are the prime drivers of environment initiatives in their functional areas it is very important to keep them updated on current environment issues. Quiz was conducted wherein questions were framed with respect to current environmental concerns and general awareness for all the functional heads.
Krishi Mela - a farmer development fest
Krishi Mela was an initiative by Agriculture University of Bangalore & Ramanagara District Administration on technologies related to Farming & Horticulture, displayed for local community. Upon an invitation by the Joint Director & KSPCB, TKM displayed banners explaining various activities such as afforestation, Carbon Management, Eco factory approach. A working model of WWTP was displayed & explained to the visitors.