Department of Environmental Engineering, Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering, Mysuru, which is conducting a 3-day Indo-US workshop on ‘hazardous material management’ at SJCE campus will conclude tomorrow.
The workshop was inaugurated at 9:30 am on October 25 by Ganesh Chandra Tripathy, director, H&S, ACC limited, Mumbai. The event was presided over by Dr G M Shashidhara, principal. Dr B G Sangameshwara, vice chancellor, JSS S&TU, was the chief guest, Dr K S Lokesh, registrar, JSS S&TU, Dr Rampur Vishwanath and Dr Jaiprakash of Alliance of Hazardous Materials Professionals were the guests of honour. Dr B Manoj Kumar, organising secretary of the workshop briefed about the workshop. Resource persons from USA shared their knowledge on waste management.
Addressing the event, Tripathy highlighted the need zero-waste geocycle worldwide, and waste use in cement plants, waste management and sustainability. Dr Pushpa Tuppad introduced the guests and welcomed the dignitaries.
Over 150 participants from various industries, organizations, students, research scholars, and faculty from educational institutes are attending the workshop.