July 10. 2021
Oriental Weavers fetes ruby anniversary with green initiatives
Dalton, Ga. – It may be its ruby anniversary. But Oriental Weavers is all about being green.
“We are pushing 40 years of sustainability,” Jonathan Witt, president, told HTT.
The company’s Egypt-based parent, Oriental Weavers Group, is keenly focused on ramping up its environmental efforts, and was recently earned kudos for its strides.
This summer, the company was honored by the Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) for “pioneering environmentally sustainable production methods,” having saved 42,0000 megawatt hours and 7,600 tons of carbon dioxide last year.
In honor of these achievements, the company was recognized at an award ceremony in June at Cairo’s Sofitel Hotel.
“The purpose of the award is