The Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on the elimination of the use of mercury in Chlor-alkali chemical processes was held by on June 28-29, 2016 in Vienna. The EGM was hosted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), co-leaders of the Chlor-alkali sector under the UNEP Global Mercury Partnership. Sales Manager Hiroki Iwase and coordinator Natsumi Oka represented Nomura Kohsan in the meeting.
Along with 20 other expert participants selected from governments, industries, international organizations and NGOs, Nomura Kohsan joined and contributed to the discussions, mainly in the field on decommissioning of chlor-alkali facilities.