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Colour Index, Environmental Solutions and Challenges Faced by Colourant Industry

Date: February 23, 2015 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Centre of Excellence , Vapi , Gujrat.

Contact: RSVP: Mrs Vaishali Deokar, Email:, T +91 (0) 22 6534 6365 Mr Yogesh Gaikwad, Email:, Mobile: +919223450584 Mr Hasmukh Shah, Mobile: +91 94271 89738 e-mail:

  • It is a great pleasure to invite you for the joint seminar, organised by Society of Dyers and Colourists (SDC) and Vapi Industries Association,  (VIA, Vapi) as under.

    A high level delegation from SDC, UK comprising Dr Graham M Clayton- CEO SDC; Mr Richard Willey Straughan- President SDC; Mrs Elizabeth Jane Straughan- Hon Trustee SDC Mr Yogesh Gaikwad-Business Manager ASEAN region as well as SDC, Mumbai would participate in this seminar.

    The team would also interact with the VIA office bearers on 23rd February 2015 at 5event details- Brouchure:30 pm at Centre of Excellence, Vapi. The discussion would be on collaboration on future development of Colour Index.

    The seminar topic is of immense interest to manufacturers of Dyes and Pigment as well as Textile Industry. It is a great opportunity to interact with a high profile guests from SDC, UK.

    Participants: From Vapi, nearby Vapi as well as from other parts of Gujarat & Mumbai covering Dyes & Dye-Intermediates, Pigment, Textile and Chemical Industries as well as Educational and Research Institutions.

     Looking forward to your warm and encouraging presence.




  • Topics being covered:

    1. Dr Mujeeb-Ur Rehman (GM R&D, QA at Atul Industries) – Cleaner Production – Initiative by Chemical Industry
    2. Dr Graham Clayton (CEO SDC) and Mr Richard Straughan (President SDC) – Colour index-What can you benefit from it?
    3. Mr Shivram Kerkar (GM exports at Colourtex Industries)-Challenges for the Global dyestuff industry

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