Our commitment to sustainability
Tata Global Beverages Limited is committed to be the most admired natural beverage company in the world, by making a big and lasting difference through Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility.
We intend to achieve this by being the consumer’s first choice in sustainable beverage production and consumption. We shall focus on Climate Change, Water Management, Sustainable Sourcing, Waste Management, and Community Development.
Our latest initiatives
Tata Coffee’s efforts to remain water positive
Tata Coffee Plantations practice a number of effective methods to conserve water and nature, including water harvesting, focussing on optimum irrigation, and wet processing of coffee, and also ensure that the supply of potable water to its residential workforce population of close to 10,000 people is sustainable.
Leaving no scrap unturned: Eaglescliffe — A zero waste to landfill factory
Our largest tea packeting factory at Eaglescliffe in the UK is zero waste to landfill. Around 5 years ago, the Eaglescliffe factory looked at the environment it was operating in and identified the requirements of the commercial teams it served. It implemented the ‘Hoshin Kanri’ process a well-developed strategy deployment tool to develop a clear direction for the plant.
Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP)
Tata Global Beverages, then Tetley Group, is one of the founder members of ETP a non-commercial partnership of tea companies committed to improving the lives of tea workers and their environment, to create a thriving tea industry that is socially just and environmentally sustainable. The partnership was set-up in 1987, and we continue to be actively involved in ETP and its initiatives.
Improving the quality of life of the communities we serve is a key part of Tata Global Beverages’ purpose. From small, yet significant efforts, to large-scale community initiatives, such as focussing on women empowerment, health and nutrition, education and skill development, Affirmative Action Policy and Tata Engage, our objective is to ensure a better quality of life for everyone.