The Japan Chemical Industry Association (JCIA, Chairman: Kyohei Takahashi, Chairman of Showa Denko K.K.) recently announced the winners of their 37th JCIA Safety and Safety Effort Awards for chemical facilities with superior performance in promoting voluntary conservation, safety and health.
The Japan Chemical Industry Association (JCIA, Chairman: Kyohei Takahashi, Chairman of Showa Denko K.K.) recently announced its 7th annual Responsible Care Award winners.
JCIA established the JCIA Responsible Care Committee to preserve environment, safety, and health in all chemical processes, including development, production, distribution, use, final consumption, and disposal of chemicals. JCIA works to communicate and promote the achievements of the program to the public.
The Japan Chemical Industry Association has announced the winners of its 45th Annual Technology Awards. The JCIA Technology Award, which commends companies that have developed technologies that contribute to the development of chemical industry and the economy, presents awards in the following categories: Grand Prize, Special Technology Prize, and Environmental Technology Prize.
Best wishes for the New Year to our readers!
The year 2012 was a difficult year for the chemical industry in Japan. Among many difficulties, it is most regrettable that many accidents continued occurring at our chemical plants.