KARACHI (NNI) National Forum for Environment & Health (NFEH) announced results of 8th Annual Environment Excellence Awards (AEEA) for best performance of 2010-11. This was announced by Chairman Dr. Kaiser Waheed and President NFEH M. Naeem Qureshi during the final meeting of jury held at a local hotel. Dr. Shaikh Kaiser Waheed said the award has been instituted to recognize and promote the organizations which make an outstanding contribution to sustainable development. They aim to highlight policies, practices, processes and products from all sectors of business in the country, which help achieve economic and social development without harming the environment and natural resources. In this year over 148 companies and organization has submitted their nominations. According to decision a three members jury have finalized the name of following 65 companies for 8th AEEA-2011: ICI Pakistan, Packages, Engro Power Gen, Lal Pir Power, NRL, Nestle Pakistan, OGDC, Qarshi Industries, Rafhan Maize Products, Siemens Pakistan, Engro Fertilizers, Environmental Management Consultants, Pepsi Cola, PRL, Total Atlas Lubricants, Aga Khan University Hospital, Getz Pharma, Bestway Cement, Presson Descon International, Syngenta Pakistan, GSK, Lucky Cement, Dalda Foods, Attock Cement, IIL, Roots School System, SSGC, KSB Pumps, Sapphire Textile, PICT, Novartis Pharma, Pakistan Cables, National Cleaner Production Centre Foundation, Dawood Hercules Chemical, KAPCO, Tourism Promotion Services Pakistan, M. Muhammad Shafi & Co, PTCL, Dr. Essas Laboratory, Crescent Bahuman, DADA Enterprises, Fauji Cement, Master Textile, BHP Petroleum, Abbott Laboratories, Engro Corporation, Dawlance Group, Pak Arab Refinery, United Marine Agencies, Lahore Compost, D.G. Cement, BOC Pakistan, Prime Cables, Procter & Gamble, Caf Student Biryani, Pak Suzuki Motor, Interdesign FMC, Landirenzo Pakistan, Descon Engineering, KESC, Prime Liquid, Habib Oil Mills, AVM Chemical. The jury comprises of environment experts including Dr. Sami uz Zaman, CEO Global Environment Lab, Shamsul Haq Memon, Consultants Sindh Coastal Authority, Zaheer Beg, EVP, National Bank of Pakistan and Gulzar Firzo, Chairman Standing Committee on Environment, FPCCI. Award ceremony will be held in local hotel on July 29, 2011 at a local hotel, an Interactive dialogue on Environment Management will also be held prior to the award ceremony. Samina Khalid Ghurki, Federal Minister for Environment and Chairman IPO Hameedullah Jan Afridi will be the chief guests on this occasion. Minister for Environment and Alternative Energy and others dignitaries would also attend ceremony.