CETEX Petrochemicals Limited Chennai

Corporate Sustainability

We are committed to make radical changes in the way we treat the mother earth and in the way we create and use the energy and resources.

We have set out with passionate people, to create leading-edge operations and innovative solutions that mean progress for everyone today while sustaining the world for our children tomorrow.

We follow the approach to integrate sustainability into our operations encompassing people, safety, quality, environment, engineering excellence, productivity, continuous improvement, and community.

CETEX has made rapid strides towards the ecological transition by consistently increasing the use of  renewable energies, and in particular solar and wind energy, accelerating our journey towards de-carbonisation and increasing energy efficiency

Our business is fully aligned with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and plans to combat climate change. Sustainable development is at the heart of our strategic plan and is part of our values.

We are fully committed to the SDGs and respect all of them, actively contributing mainly to 9 out of the 17 goals, and making sure that we do not harm any of the others.

Key Milestones


Commissioning of Hydrogen fired Boiler


Flare gas recovery system.


Commissioning of Organic recovery system from Off gases


Commissioning of Biomass boiler (smaller capacity)


Switching over to Biomass thermic fluid heater from furnace oil.
Switching over to Biomass boiler from Furnace oil.


Commissioning of spent acid recovery unit.


Up-gradation of the ETP to ZLD mode.


Commissioning of Biomass cogeneration captive power plant.


Use of tertiary treated reverse osmosis water from the domestic sewage water for the plant.


In-house developed purification system for Hydrogen to be used in Hydrogenation units.


Use of renewable wind / solar energy.


Investment in Renewable solar energy.