JAT awarded two Green Labels in recognition
Sep 14, 2016 – JAT Holdings, Sri Lanka’s furnishing and finishing company was recently awarded two Green Labels by the Chartered Institute of Buildings (CIOB).
JAT Holdings now sets a precedent as being the only Sri Lanka manufacturer on record which has won a total of five Green Label certifications, in recognition of its production and design of futuristic innovative building and construction materials. The Green Labels are also testament to the company’s core values which are to rigorously pursue an Earth-First policy in every venture it undertakes.
These follow fast on the heels of the two Green Labels Gold Awards JAT Holdings received recently for Wall Filler and Wall Putty and three other Green Label Awards it won under the Paint and Coatings category. The company was also awarded two Gold Awards for Permoglaze Exterior Emulsion and Permoglaze Interior Emulsion and a Silver Award for its Permoglaze water-based enamel range.
“We have been diligently striving to ensure all our all products and innovations are in keeping with the highest standards while maintaining a resolute commitment to be socially responsible to Mother Nature”, said Aelian Gunawardene, Managing Director, JAT Holdings. “It gives us immense pleasure and pride to know that the collective efforts of our team, are recognised and appreciated”.
The CIOB Green Mark Award Scheme is accredited by and affiliated to the Building and Construction Authority of Singapore, Council of Research and Innovation in Building and Construction (Netherlands) Green Building Council (Singapore) and the Central Environment Authority (Sri Lanka).
While promoting internationally recognised brands in the island, JAT which has always been synonymous with innovation and progress, has housed a sophisticated research and development laboratory to manufacture its state-of-the-art products. Through its stringent commitment to continuous monitoring and controlling processes geared towards creating innovative cutting-edge technology, JAT has ensured its unflinching support for the nation’s initiatives in becoming environmental friendly by working tirelessly to meet global green expectations.
JAT Holdings current product portfolio includes an enviable range of Decorative, Domestic and Industrial Emulsion, Exterior Wall and Enamel Paints, Maintainers, Putties and Plasters, Mineral Fibre or Steel Ceilings, Timber Flooring and Decking, Office Seating and Desking, Carpeting, Abrasives and Paint Brushes.