Spotlight on India: Learning from the first AWS Certification in India




Learn how ITC Limited turned risks into opportunity using the AWS Standard within India’s pulp and paper sector and achieved Platinum Certification.

India is the fastest-growing market for paper globally and it presents an exciting scenario, but Pulp and Paper Mills in India are one of the most water-intensive and polluting industries. The growing water scarcity, as well as stringent regulatory standards, present a huge business continuity.

ITC Limited has converted these risks into an opportunity and has emerged as the water stewardship leader. The PSPD Unit-Kovai implemented the AWS Standard and certified at the highest level of Platinum Certificate against the AWS Standard.

In this webinar, ITC PSPD Unit – Kovai share their Water Stewardship journey implementing of AWS Standard.


  • Ashish Bhardwaj, India Country Coordinator, AWS
  • Suresh Babu, Director, River Basins & Water Policy, WWF India
  • Malavika Gopinath, Manager – Sustainability, Corporate EHS, ITC Ltd.

Moderator: Brenda McIlwraith, Marketing & Communications Manager, AWS