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Standard Chartered and PATT in Chennai, India

In year 2011 Standard Chartered Bank joined PATT in Avadi, Chennai. SCB planted a total of 6810 saplings. 1150 coconut saplings were planted in Vandalore site while the rest was planted in Avadi. In Avadi saplings of chiku, guava, coconut, mango, lemon, mosambi and many others were planted.The idea of the project was large social mobilisation through awareness campaigns to motivate volunteer participation from local community.

The project is part of corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.  SCB has dedicated itself to protecting the environment, working closely with PATT on a total of five projects in Asia. This CSR effort to offset the bank’s carbon emission from flights and combat climate change resulted in several thousand tree planted in four different countries.


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