NCPC-SA Celebrates 20 years of Industrial Efficiency

The National Cleaner Production Centre, South Africa (NCPC-SA) has reached an exciting milestone – the Centre is celebrating 20 years of equipping industry and individuals to become more resource-efficient and environmentally aware.

As part of the 20th-anniversary celebrations, the NCPC-SA will host its 5th biennial Industrial Efficiency Conference on 25 – 26 May 2022. Pre-registration is now open.

This year’s hybrid event will take place live online and “in the room” at the CSIR International Convention Centre in Pretoria.

The Centre promises a two-day programme of educating and equipping businesses and policymakers to adopt and support a cleaner, more efficient model of doing business.

 

Who should attend?

The event will be helpful to industrial company representatives; senior representatives of government agencies and departments; energy, water, and environmental consultants; academia and post-graduate students (engineering and natural sciences); and green economy partners.

 

Programme topics

Sessions will combine an approach of technical presentations and panel discussions. Industry and policy specialists will address current issues, and interactive questions will be encouraged.

 

Topics will include:

Day 1

  • Industrial Energy Efficiency (Including the close-out of the IEE Project)
  • Eco-Industrial Parks
  • Efficiency in the Metal Castings Sector

Day 2

  • Industrial Water Efficiency
  • Industrial Symbiosis
  • Circular Economy in Industry

For more information on the conference, please click here to register or contact us at ncpc@csir.co.za.