Bhubabeswar: 21/11/19:A seminar – ‘Capacity Building and Awareness Programme on Aluminium’ is being held in the city. The two and a half-day seminar has been organised by Ministry of Mines and NITI Aayog together with Jawaharlal Nehru Aluminium Research Development and Design Centre (JNARDDC), Aluminium Association of India (AAI), Material Recycling Association of India (MRAI) and Aluminium Secondary Manufacturers Association (ASMA).
The event was inaugurated by Ratan P Watal, Member Secretary, EAC-PM, GoI in presence of Dr Anupam Agnihotri (Director, JNARDDC), Dr B N Satpathy (Sr. Consultant, Office of Principal Scientific Advisor to GoI), Amit Saran (Director, Ministry of Mines), Bibhu Mishra (MCoE, HINDALCO), Sharanan Chaudhuri (Executive Director, Mines, NALCO), Kishore Rajpurohit (Vice President, MRAI) and host of participants.The programme has received widespread participation from all three primary aluminium producing companies (NALCO, VEDANTA & HINDALCO), MRAI, ASMA, Secondary aluminium industries, representatives from Government organisations (NITI Aayog, Ministry of Environment and Climate Change, CPCB, SPCB, BARC, IBM, Ministry and BIS etc) as well as from technology providers, young entrepreneurs, academicians and students etc. Deliberation in next two days will focus on following aspects of Resource efficiency in Aluminium.