The Center for Sustainable Development is a pioneering initiative dedicated to the cause of
environmental sustainability in the context of small and medium enterprises. CSD seeks to
achieve reduced resource consumption and waste generation using technological and process
innovations and inspired leadership. It will continuously review and study industry practices
and initiatives to identify sustainable practices that can be adapted to different industries. The
Centre will also help enterprises install mechanisms through which they can monitor progress
with respect to energy efficiency, waste management, recycling efforts and other related
activities so that businesses can be both environmentally sustainable and financially
Eminent people like Dr. R. Chidambaram, Principal Scientific Advisor, Govt. of India, Dr. P.S.
Goyal, DRDO Chair, Dr. R. K. Sinha, Chairman, Atomic Energy Commission, Mr. Madhukar
Vinayak Kotwal, Whole-time Director and President (Heavy Engineering), Larsen and Toubro,
Dr. K. Jayakumar, IAS, Joint Secretary, DSIR, and Dr. Prabhat Kumar, CMD, BHAVINI have visited
PSGIM and have contributed significantly to the formalization of the center's objectives and
future plan of activities.