Environmental Sustainability: Dekko ISHO joins hands with Eco Via

Dekko ISHO Group has signed a monetary and strategic capital investment agreement with Eco Via, a bioplastic initiative with its own innovation in compostable polymer, led by three young entrepreneurs from Dhaka.

The signing ceremony was held in Dekko ISHO’s corporate office and attended by Prottoy Hossain, Director of Dekko ISHO Group, and the co-founders of Eco Via: Rashik Hassan, Riasat Zaman, and Ashfaqul Azam.

“This endeavor is a step towards integrating more sustainable practices in our business operations,” said Prottoy Hossain, Director.

He said they believe Eco Via will play a big role in ensuring global environmental sustainability and they are proud to be a part of their future endeavors.

Environmental Sustainability: Dekko ISHO joins hands with Eco Via

The key vision of Eco Via is to tackle the climate crisis happening due to irresponsible consumerism, by bringing Eco Friendly alternatives to single use plastics.

“One plastic bottle takes 450 years to decompose if left in the open earth or ocean” said Rashik Hassan, CEO and co-founder of the venture.

“Eco Via is producing eco-friendly apparel packaging out of apparel wastes, which only biodegrades within 150 days after disposal," he added.

Environmental Sustainability: Dekko ISHO joins hands with Eco Via

Eco Via started their journey in early 2018, beginning from the concept, the innovation has now turned into a market viable product.

Alongside biodegradable packaging, Eco Via aims to manufacture adjacent products for both the local, and global markets.

The signing ceremony took place on World Environment Day, which was also observed by the company by the distribution of plant saplings amongst the employees at Corporate Office, plantation activities in its green factories, and by emphasizing on more efficient use of electricity during work hours.

Source: United News of Bangladesh