UNIDO , BASF and GB Chem organized a seminar at Semiramis Hotel. The main objective of this initiative was to raise competitiveness of Egyptian Textile Industry through Eco-Efficiency by qualifying committed companies for entering the supply chain of selected European Buyers/Retailers.
The cooperation between BASF and the UNIDO Cleaner Production Network, the ENCPC, was aimed to increase competitiveness of Egyptian industry under the umbrella of UN Global Compact. The event had three main components:
Matching Egyptian Textile Companies with European Buyers/Retailers in small working groups to initiate concrete cooperation projects.
Technical Seminar on environmental aspects of textile chemicals and the Eco-Efficiency concept and tool.
Training of national experts (selected textile companies, CP service providers in the field of textiles, ENCPC staff) on the Eco-Efficiency concept (assessment, software tool, chemicals database developed by BASF).
The EE-software serves as tool for gap analysis and systematic improvement.
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