The company had received certificate of recognition from Ethiopian Textile Industry Development Institute due protecting the environment by setting and running effective effluent treatment plant
Bahir Dar Textile has recognized as the first company among 25 textile companies in Ethiopia concerning environmental protection with four major criteria's set by Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in the year 2016/2017.
The award ceremony were prepared by Ethiopian Textile Industry Development Institute together with Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change in October, 25/2016 held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Capacity and Structure of effluent treatment plant(ETP) , Monitoring System of ETP, Organization of Environmental laboratory, Compliance of the factory with Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC) discharge limit were among the major criteria's which used for competition mentioned in the workshop.
It is known that the company were gain Environmental Management System (ISO 14001:2004) certificate due protecting the environment in fulfilling the requirements set by ISO QAR.