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National Conference on “Sustainable and Environment-friendly Industrial Production”

Under Indo-German Development Cooperation, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India organized Second National Conference on Sustainable and Environment-friendly Industrial Production (SEIP) was organised on February 15th, 2019 at Hyatt Hotel, New Delhi.

As the conclusion to the Phase-1 of the project, the National Conference was organised for the dissemination of results, successful models and experiences so as to enable replication and plan further actions with state agencies on a pan-India basis. The project worked directly with companies and advised them on environmentally friendly production and wastewater management in 5 industrial areas in three states (Delhi, Uttarakhand and Gujarat).

About  70 representatives from 18 State Pollution Control Boards and 8 State Industrial Departments including representation from J&K, Tripura, Jharkhand, Goa, Gujarat, Rajasthan, etc took part in the Conference.

Shri A. K. Jain, Additional Secretary, MoEFCC inaugurated the conference and stressed that Regional Replication Workshops shall be carried out at various locations involving state local bodies, in the next phase of SEIP, for further dissemination of results. He also stated that government representatives shall take learnings from today and come back to Ministry sharing their experience. Amongst other dignitaries were Ms. Manju Pandey – Joint Secretary and Mr. Rakesh Kumar -Director from MoEFCC, Dr.Prashant Gargava, Member Secretary CPCB, Mr. Wolfgang Koester - German Embassy, Dr. Julie Reverie - Country Director GIZ and Mr. Raghu Babu- Project Director GIZ SEIP.

Major successful interventions of the project were discussed during the day-long National Conference, such as – Resource efficiency and cleaner production in industries ETP/CETP improvement, voluntary action by industries and industrial associations, skills development, sustainability standards for industrial areas, etc.

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