Die Wolke19, Vienna, Austria
Global Chemical Leasing Award 2018
The award will acknowledge best practices and inspire companies and individuals around the globe to apply innovative business concepts, such as Chemical Leasing.
During the ceremony, the winners in the three categories will be announced and presented in front of the high-level audience (experts from industry, science, academia, NGOs and policy-making institutions). The ceremony will be an opportunity for knowledge exchange, networking and discussion on topics related to Chemical Leasing, sustainable chemical management, Green Chemistry and the circular economy.
The 2018 award is jointly sponsored and supported by UNIDO, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Sustainability and Tourism (BMNT), the German Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU), the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), and the German Environment Agency (UBA).
According to the European Chemical Industry Council (CEFIC), Chemical Leasing is a “circular-economy business model” and an example of best practices in the industry.
“Chemical Leasing is continuing to revolutionize the way we do business with chemicals, and addresses the urgent need to reduce the impact of chemicals production and consumption on the environment, water and human health” - LI Yong, Director General, UNIDO.