Report on the results of
II Trade Fair Industrial Ecology - 2014
Environmental problem of the modern world encompasses all sectors of material production, and has a significant impact on the economy as a whole. Therefore, on the initiative of the Ministry of Environment on the basis of an integrated project that combines leading industry trade show in Ukraine, in 2013, was organized and conducted Trade Fair "Industrial Ecology" for the first time. The basic idea of the exhibition project - demonstration with the subsequent introduction to the production of the latest scientific and technical achievements of conservation in order to ensure the environmental safety of the environment. Thus, the exhibition "Industrial Ecology" has become one of the components of the annual comprehensive exhibition project, which brings together a number of special events: International Water Forum "AQUA UKRAINE", International Trade Fair "CommunTech", International Agroindustrial Trade Fair "AGROFORUM", International Trade Fair "Energy. Renewable Energy", Trade Fair "EuroBuildExpo".
At this time, a comprehensive project was held from 4 to 7 November 2014 on the territory of the International Exhibition Center (Brovarsky Ave., 15) and traditionally demonstrated the latest developments in the field of environmentally friendly technologies and industries, as well as in water industry, housing and utilities, agribusiness, construction industry, energy - efficient and energy - saving technologies.
The opening ceremony of the exhibition was attended by:
- Andriy Mokhnyk — the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine
- Ihor Shvaika – the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine
- Volodymyr Kistion — the First Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine
- Serhii Savchuk — the Head of State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine
- Walter Tretton — the Head of Operation Section for Energy, Environment, Transport, EU Delegation to Ukraine
- Anatoliy Tkachenko — Director General of the International Exhibition Centre
- other honorable guests.
This time at the exhibitions, a total area nearly of 12,000 square meters, the latest technology and equipment was shared by 305 companies and organizations from 19 countries, including from Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Great Britain, Denmark, Germany, Iran, Italy, Kazakhstan, China, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, the USA, Turkey, Ukraine, France, Czech Republic. Exhibitions visited 7059 representatives of various sectors of the economy, including the steering and engineering staff of the municipal utilities, food, pharmaceutical, chemical and petrochemical, power and metallurgical industries, engineering, agriculture, river basin authorities, sanitary, environmental inspections, construction organizations, design and research institutes, and others (the percentage of visitors to the structure shown in the diagram).
The key event of the business program is the National Forum "Waste Management in Ukraine: the law, the economy, technology" (Organizers: All-Ukrainian Environmental League, Center for Municipal Technologies, MediaDAK). The forum addressed the issues of adaptation of Ukrainian legislation to European standards in the field of waste management, including hazardous, environmental safety and profitability of their processing, and other relevant topics that attracted the interest of professional audience of visitors.
A seminar on practical ecology "New legal requirements in waste management at the enterprise" was organized by the Department of professional education publishing house "MEDIA - PRO". More than 80 ecologists of different fields companies are considered in detail a number of issues related to changes in the legislation in the sphere of industrial waste treatment, industrial inspection procedures by the state environmental control, waste treatment in industries received a full range of information on developments in the field of ecology.
Special attention at the Trade Fair "Industrial Ecology" given to monitoring and evaluation techniques of environmental pollution. Gas analyzers for industrial processes, stationary system clock monitoring industrial emissions, environmental monitoring stations presented manufacturer of instruments and systems - "Autoecoprylad". "Eco - Express" informed the guests of the exhibition with professional solutions for wide range of environmental services associated with registration permits. "ECM Ukraine" - the Slovak - Ukrainian company, part of a European holding company «ECM GROUP» specializes in the design, supply, installation and commissioning of systems and devices for environmental monitoring, informed the guests of the exhibition with their achievements. "Inter - Eco" - design, research and consulting company operating in the field of environmental protection, presented its capabilities to provide services in the field of industrial ecology. Diversified company "Tetra" revealed what's new in the field of radiation and technological control. Professional advice on the design and execution of scientific and technical documents in the field of industrial ecology in accordance with the existing legal framework of Ukraine provides specialized engineering company "Spetsenergokompleks". "Ukranalit" presented its capabilities in the development, manufacture, deployment and maintenance of gas detection equipment and automatic control systems for environmental monitoring of air and industrial emissions. New on the ecology market presented "Telecom - Pneumatics". Regular autosampler water running for a given program is capable of producing the selection of open wells, canals and reservoirs, aroused particular interest among specialists - environmentalists. Unique Ukrainian company "MÖBIUS" shows an example of processing of waste with the continued production of mineral resources: oil, carbon and metal.
According to the results of the exhibition, the participants noted the importance of the annual celebration of this event, because it is the introduction of innovative technologies in the field of industrial ecology is one of the main ways to address the problems of environmental protection.