The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) organised its 11th lecture series on a virtual platform on March 26.
The topic of the series was ‘Management of Hazardous Chemicals in Automotive Sector: National & International Regime’. The panel of speakers comprised industry veterans.
The series noted that responsible chemical management would need regular and systematic assessing, evaluating and taking all necessary measures to ensure safe chemical tracking throughout the lifecycle and minimise the impact during every stage on environment, human health and climate change.
Mr Prashant K Banerjee, Executive Director, SIAM, said “India’s progress in vehicle safety and sustainable mobility sends a message about what automotive industry has achieved as the milestones which have been encouragement by both policies of the Government and efforts of the industry. Millions of lives can be saved by the safer and sustainable mobility with collaboratives efforts of all stakeholders including Government, Industry and civil Society.”