AGI Denim is LEED Gold certified from start to finish and going to 0% by 2040
AGI Denim has achieved LEED Gold certification from start to finish. As the first denim manufacturer and the only textile company worldwide to achieve this certification, AGI Denim has completed the certification process from spinning to garment, after obtaining the Leed Certification in 2016 and continue to achieve this certification for its spinning mill in 2021.
This latest achievement is part of a manufacturer’s roadmap marked by steps of innovation and ongoing advancement in operations, technology and responsible manufacturing.
Along with that, AGI Denim is the first—and currently the only—BO Joint Stock Company operating in Pakistan.
“Being LEED certified from start to finish during these difficult times is a glimmer of hope for us. Each milestone like this takes us one step closer to our vision of full responsibility and purposeful manufacturing,” commented Hasan Javed, managing director of AGI Denim.
“We are focusing on tangible progress towards our goal of becoming Net Zero by 2040, which will help bring about change for the better. This certification shows our commitment to circularity and how we will never accept anything that lacks the best approaches for people and our planet,” he said. more.
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The US Green Building Council’s LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certification is a green building certification program that evaluates and recognizes the environmental performance of buildings, homes, and buildings. community.
LEED certification can demonstrate a company’s commitment to sustainability and reducing its environmental impact. The process is especially difficult for factories, the company explains, which often use more resources than homes and offices.
The denim manufacturer has achieved LEED certification by demonstrating sustainable practices in the design, construction and operation of the facility. This includes using renewable energy such as solar panels, lighting, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning systems to save energy, reduce water use, recycle water, use eco-friendly materials environment and implement waste management programs.
In addition to the spinning mill, the fabric production facilities are highly automated to ensure high quality products while maximizing worker safety in the process.
The garment factory is currently producing 24 million garments every year. Of these, eight million garments are processed through 34 high speed laser machines. The use of this technology results in a 48% increase in efficiency in terms of time and energy. Automation such as automated fabric cutters and robotic sprayers further developed in-house allows the company to focus on empowering its workforce through trained skill sets.
AGI Denim (Artistic Garment Industries) is a premium vertical denim manufacturer in Pakistan. The birth of the company began in 1949 and since then has grown and changed its name to AGI Denim.
AGI Denim recently invested US$75 million in state-of-the-art infrastructure and advanced technology, and started production in a new industrial park with more than 93,000 square meters of dedicated construction.
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