Trident Limited (NSE: TRIDENT; BSE: 521064), one of the world's largest vertically integrated home textile players, has been certified for the coveted Sustainable Textile Production (STeP), permitting to use the OEKO-TEX® "MADE IN GREEN" label on its products. The Made in Green label is traceable allowing consumers to easily trace the manufacturing supply chain, bringing in more transparency to shoppers. This certification also endorses that the products produced are from an environmental friendly facility adopting socially responsible processes.
To become OEKO-TEX® certified, Trident's Home Textiles facilities underwent extensive assessment and subsequent audit in line with certification mandates on pillars including environmental performance and management, chemical management, quality management, health, safety and social responsibility.
Commenting on the certification, Mr. Rajinder Gupta, Chairman at Trident Group said: "Such accreditations strengthen customers trust for Indian home textile products and augments Company's brand value in the international home textiles market. Further, the company has always been and will remain committed to sustainability and do its best to positively impact the communities we serve."
Every product with a MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® label has its own unique product ID or QR code. The product code confirms that the article meets the MADE IN GREEN by OEKOTEX® criteria, displaying the stages involved in manufacturing the article from production of yarn, to the finished product itself.
MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® revolves around product safety and sustainability. The labelled products are safe as they have been tested for harmful substances as per the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®, and are eco-friendly because they are manufactured in facilities that are environmentally conscious with socially responsible working conditions as certified by the STeP by OEKO-TEX® sustainability factory certification.
Shares of TRIDENT LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.68.6 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 68.55. The total number of shares traded during the day was 112021 in over 557 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 69.9 and intraday low of 68.1. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 7739081.