ArcelorMittal China and Green Commuting Fund launch
April 8, 2010, Shanghai - ArcelorMittal China and China Association for NGO Cooperation (CANGO) Green Commuting Fund, announce the launch of the "Green Commuting" project. This cooperation of ArcelorMittal and the Green Commuting Fund aims to raise awareness about environmental protection and to build a "Low-carbon World Expo" via measures like green commuting training for employees.
At today's project launch, Dr. Zhang Jianyu, Deputy Secretary General & Chief Environmental Expert of CANGO Green Commuting Fund, conducted a comprehensive training for ArcelorMittal employees. The training program gave ArcelorMittal employees a better understanding on green commuting, carbon footprint calculation and neutralization methods, and corporate low-carbon development strategies.
Mr. Daniel Deng, Country Manager of ArcelorMittal China, said:"In view of the World Expo held in Shanghai we are proud to participate in the Green Commuting Project. We hope that this activity can enable our employees to truly understand the meaning of low-carbon, environment-friendly and healthy commuting. Each person's first step as a responsible commuter will bring us closer to the goal of a Green World Expo."