Here, Kam Chuen Mau – Executive
Director of Textured Jersey (centre) and Arjuna Somarathna –
Director, Somarathna Consultants, exchange copies of the
agreement. The others in the picture are (from left) Janaka
Senarathna – Assistant Manager, Engineering and Shehan
Witharana – Director of Textured Jersey
and K C Somarathna – Managing Director, Somarathna
Textured Jersey begins work on ISO 14064 emission standard
Textured Jersey Lanka PLC is the first manufacturing entity in Sri
Lanka to embark on process improvements leading to compliance with the
ISO 14064 environmental standard on reducing Greenhouse Gas emissions.
Sri Lanka's pre-eminent producer of value-added knitted fabric
recently entered into an agreement with Somarathna Consultants for
technical advice and support for this initiative.
The ISO 14064 standard provides businesses and other organisations
with an integrated set of tools for programs aimed at measuring,
quantifying and reducing Greenhouse Gas emissions and enables them to
take part in emissions trading schemes using a globally recognised
A specialist in the manufacture of high quality, weft-knitted and
dyed stretch fabrics, Textured Jersey is a supplier for top-notch
international brands of the calibre of Victoria's Secret, Marks &
Spencer and Intimissimi.