Vol. 2, Issue 9 (2016)
Corporate social responsibility practices in Tamil Nadu newsprint and papers limited (TNPL), Karur district, Tamil Nadu
Author(s): Sahila C, Senthilkumar N, Prakash B
Abstract: In recent decades, environmental and social protection is the urgent need of each enterprise, each level, each sector, and each country. For any economic sector, the development is always linked to the sustainability of environment and society. In the long term, the responsibilities of the enterprises to the environmental and social issues shall be an important factor to increase the profit of these enterprises. Thus, the enterprises are required to balance between the economic benefits and social and environmental contributions, implementing the responsibilities of the enterprises to the environment through particular actions such as: environmental impact assessment, minimizing the costs on materials, fuel and reducing the costs for waste. Corporate social responsibility (CSR) is now seen as an integral part of corporate strategy. The main purpose of the study is to analyze the corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities carried out by TNPL.