Corporate Social Responsibility is a commitment and self regulation followed by Somatheeram Ayurveda Group to support the society through welfare programs. These programs, which benefit the society, incorporate Eco-friendly measure, local human resource development and community programs. Ayursoma, the latest brand of this Group has been successful in implementing the principles of CSR.
Rain water harvesting: One of the easiest steps to prevent overuse of groundwater is by rain water harvesting, which is practiced at Ayursoma. Recharge pits have been constructed to allow rainwater recharge ground water. Rain water is also collected in a pond for later usage after purification. Along with it Ayursoma is abundant in plants, more than 2000 varieties and trees all over, which naturally preserve rain water. Such simple steps are an example of sustainable practice which prevents water scarcity in the neighboring residences.
Waste management: Proper disposal of waste is a crucial responsibility of every individual towards environment, society and personal health. We at Ayursoma have implemented steps for proper waste management. The step is to avoid excessive waste generation by incorporating eco- friendly lifestyle during your stay at Ayursoma. Some of the salient steps are taken here
- Colour coded bins to ensure waste segregation.
- Bio – Gas plant has been introduced for food / wet waste
- Incinerators are installed for burning Dry waste other than plastic, without polluting.
- Paper and plastic wastes are recycled.
- Plastics are avoided.
Sewage Treatment Plant This is a great initiative at Ayursoma, to recycle and reuse the water for gardening. Keeping in mind the vast garden area and plants, this method prevents over usage of water and is an in house waste management method