IGCW: Industrial Green Chemistry World
Hotel Courtyard Marriot
Contact Name: GCPC
More than 100 participants inclusive of Government Officials, Global Experts, Senior Executives and Research Scientists, Academicians and Students
Green Chemistry Foundation
The objective of this convention is to provide platform to individuals and organizations committed and focused towards expanding the implementation of Green Chemistry and Green Engineering based technologies and products. The convention highlighted leading ideas on ‘green chemistry’.
Description of contents/ agenda
IGCW-2017 is an expression to augment IGCW’s overall scope and outcome with the core objective to drive industry implementation of green chemistry and engineering based technologies to sustainably address priority and pressing environmental challenges of our Chemical Industry.
Under this Green Chemistry Foundation organized ‘One Day Conference on ‘Industrial Green chemistry for State Pollution Control Boards’. Dr. Bharat Jain, Member Secretary, GCPC was invited as a special guest. During his address Dr. Jain, discussed the models and approaches for “pollution prevention at source” wherein he elaborated it is always better to move towards preventive approach that is ‘Cleaner Production’ than curative. He mentioned the importance and benefits of this approach to industries.
He shared his experience working in the field of Cleaner Production and Clean Technologies. Dr. Jain, mentioned the concept of Industrial Symbiosis in which the waste can be used as a raw material (resource).
The participants and senior executives from reputed organizations appreciated the efforts of Dr. Jain, for his initiatives in the field of Sustainable Industrial Development in the state of Gujarat.