Global Chemical Leasing Award 2018

We are happy to announce the fourth Global Chemical Leasing Award 2018. This year the jury reviewed 91 applications (54 "Case studies", 18 "Special innovation", 19 "Research") that arrived from 20 countries from different parts of the world. Download the Award leaflet in Eng / Esp / Zh-cn.

The award ceremony will take place on 6 November 2018 in Vienna, Austria (check the venue). During the ceremony, the winners in the three categories ("case study", "special innovation" and "research") will be announced. 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 keynote speech will be delivered by Paul Anastas, the “father of Green Chemistry”, director of Yale University’s Center for Green Chemistry and Green Engineering, USA. Check the tentative programme

The event is a part of the Green Chemistry Conference 2018 within the Trio Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) programme, “Smart and Sustainable Europe”, held during Austria’s EU Presidency. 

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, Building and Nuclear Safety (BMUB), the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), the Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN), and the German Environment Agency (UBA).

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Category I

CASE STUDY

 

This category is open to users and suppliers of chemicals. To be eligible for application, it is necessary that the company has already started with the implementation of Chemical Leasing (a Chemical Leasing contract is signed).

APPLICATION DOCUMENTATION

 

VIDEO-GUIDE (I)

Category II

SPECIAL INNOVATION

 

This category is for case studies with technical solutions that have the (already demonstrated) potential to define a new state of the art for a certain use of chemicals (i.e. Circular economy, non-tox-solution, etc.), also including Start-ups, implemented business plans, etc.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTATION

 

VIDEO-GUIDE (II)

Category III

RESEARCH

 

This category is for research and development activities and comprises new products, new processes, patents, business concepts papers, lectures, curricula, etc. to bring Chemical Leasing forward. The topics are widespread and can address Green and Sustainable Chemistry, Sustainable Industrial Parks, Sustainable Cities, but also business management and legal issues, etc., but have to have a clear link to Chemical Leasing.

APPLICATION DOCUMENTATION

 

VIDEO-GUIDE (III)