GGKPwebinar - Green and Sustainable Chemistry: From Objectives to Action
What is the market potential for green and sustainable chemistry? What are the most relevant eco-innovations in business models?
How can green and sustainable chemistry support sustainable development goals (i.e. sustainable consumption and production, biodiversity and gender)?
This webinar will feature a presentation of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Green and Sustainable Chemistry: Framework Manual from lead author Achim Halpaap, Former Head of the UNEP Chemicals and Health Branch. The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion focused on how to begin implementation of the ten objectives and guiding considerations for green and sustainable chemistry from the report with leaders in academia, industry and government.
Rafael Cayuela, Director and Corporate Economist, The Dow Chemical Company
Bob Diderich, Head Division, Environment, Health and Safety, Environment Directorate, OECD
Achim Halpaap, Former Head of the Chemicals and Health Branch, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
Tatiana Santos, Policy Manager for Chemicals & Nanotechnology, European Environmental Bureau (EEB)
Dr. Vaina Zuin, Professor of Chemistry, Federal University of São Carlos
Moderated by Monika G. MacDevette, Chief, Chemicals & Health Branch Economy Division, United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
May 17, 2021
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