Green Building concepts in Bangladesh, especially in the textile and garment industry, is going strong. According to the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) data, as of May 30, 2022 Bangladesh has 161 US Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified green apparel factories, the highest among any country. Bangladesh is now the global leader in the area of ensuring sustainability.
Recently, Good & Fast Packaging Co. Limited – a renowned accessories company of LDC Group – signed an agreement with 360° Total Solution Ltd (TSL) to acquire green certifications. Under the agreement, 360° TSL will provide complete USGBC (LEED) Green Building Certification Consultancy Services for Good & Fast Packaging Co. Ltd.’s upcoming projects.
The signing ceremony was held on 26 May 2022 at the LDC Group premises in Gazipur. Ananta Ahmed, (LEED AP BD + C, LEED AP EB O + M & LEED AP ID+C, LEED AP HOMES, LEED AP ND) USGBC Faculty, Principal LEED Consultant & Managing Director of 360 Total Solution Limited and Jahangir Alam Joy, Head, HRM of LDC Group signed the contract on behalf of the respective organizations in the ceremony.
Good & Fast Packaging Co. Limited – a member of Bangladesh Garments Accessories & Packaging Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BGAPMEA). – produces paper cutting, dye cutting, CTP plate print, color print, lamination, etc. accessory products.
On the other hand, 360° TSL is one of the pioneer and leading Green Building Consultancy Companies in Bangladesh, currently consulting 85+ Companies to implement 241+ Green Building Projects. Ananta Ahmed is playing a paramount role in the green revolution in Bangladesh’s textile and apparel industry.
Ananta Ahmed said, “By this signing ceremony, 360° TSL will provide complete USGBC (LEED) Green Building Certification Consultancy Services for the upcoming projects. It will be a LEED campus project with 5 Buildings under LEED BD+C v4 2014 Rating System.”
“We have already completed our ‘Site Assessments’ and detailed ‘Feasibility Study’ and we are confident; it may achieve Platinum Level of certificate,” added Ananta Ahmed.
“360 TSL believes LEED is not just a certificate, it is the most effective business management system if we understand and follow it. The benefits are very high and could not be ignored. Green Building Concept is the Most Profitable and Environment – friendly Business Management System and also an Ongoing Process, which requires continual improvement in all aspects of company or organization portfolios,” he added.
‘As a leading Green Building Consultancy firm in Bangladesh, currently, 360 TSL is now consulting 241+ projects with 85 companies. Information is always FREE with 360 TSL and Initial Consultation for New Buildings and Existing Buildings is also FREE, Ananta concluded.
“LDC Group always strives to be sustainable and take initiatives to care for Environment,” said Md. Jahangir Alam Joy. Binoy Sutradhar, Manager, Supply Chain (Procurement) at Liz Fashion Industry Limited explained the reasons to ‘Go Green’ and said it is our responsibility of ours to be sustainable and care for the people.
In addition, LDC Group, founded in 1997, is a well-known Chinese textile and apparel manufacturer and exporter based in Bangladesh. LDC Group has several factories including Liz Fashion Industry Limited, Liz Knitting & Printing Industry Ltd, Lida Textile & Dyeing Ltd, Panda Shoes Industry Ltd, HMN Fashion Ltd. and Good & Fast Packaging Co. Ltd. The Group’s factories are equipped with top-notch modern technology and vertically integrated textile and apparel manufacturing facilities, manned by a dedicated and well-trained workforce of 18000 providing high-quality products and services for global renowned fashion brands, exporting worldwide.