ISC3 Media Relations
Spokesperson: Agnes Dittmar, Director Policy & Communication
Media inquiries: media©isc3.org
ISC3 – International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre
The ISC3 Innovation Hub is hosting the New Plastics Economy Investor Forum in collaboration with the Ellen McArthur Foundation and the accelerator platform Think Beyond Plastic on 7. December 2018 at the DECHEMA Building in Frankfurt, Germany. #InvForum2018 @NewPlasticsEconomy
This event is by-invitation only. To receive further information, please contact us media©isc3.org
17. September 2018, 2 pm – 4 pm, get-together afterwards ISC3 1st Year Anniversary Event at the ISC3 Headquarters in Bonn
To celebrate the successful first year of the International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3) as well as to present our upcoming activities, the ISC3 will host an anniversary event on 17 September 2018 in Bonn. The event will introduce you to the emerging concept of sustainable chemistry as a game-changing contribution to sustainable development and invites you to join the work of the ISC3.
The ISC3 is a new independent, international institution promoting sustainable chemistry solutions worldwide. In September 2017, the ISC3 opened its offices in Bonn hosted by GIZ – Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit.
As a new transformative approach, sustainable chemistry focusses on the use of environmentally and socially friendly alternatives and supports economic innovation. Delivered at scale, it implies new business opportunities, new jobs, and a key contribution to the UN Sustainable Development Goals.
We are proud to welcome high-level speakers and international experts for our 1st Year Anniversary Event at our headquarters in Bonn.
Key Note Speaker
Panel Discussion with
The ISC3 is committed to shape this transformation in cooperation with all stakeholders. We would therefore be delighted to inform you about our work and introduce you to the next steps we want to take on the road to sustainable chemistry – together with our partners and stakeholders from all over the world.
Press registration: media©isc3.org
Press release 11 June 2018: Sustainable Chemistry: Reinventing a 150-year-old industry for the greater good
Chemistry is facing the biggest challenge in its history: To meet the needs of a growing population in a world of scarce resources and growing environmental problems chemistry has to reinvent itself to become a key solution provider for a sustainable future. The emerging concept of Sustainable Chemistry offers a new system thinking based approach to transform the more than 150-year-old chemical industry. To promote Sustainable Chemistry innovation worldwide the International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3) was established in 2017 as a new international, independent institution.
Press release 11 June 2018: A successful start into a new era of Sustainable Chemistry – the International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3)
The International Sustainable Chemistry Collaborative Centre (ISC3) is a new independent, international institution promoting and developing sustainable chemistry solutions worldwide. As a globally acting independent institution, multi-stakeholder platform and think tank the ISC3 is committed to supporting the global breakthrough of Sustainable Chemistry. With its transformative agenda the ISC3 contributes to achieving the Global Sustainable Development Goals by fostering innovation and enabling new sustainable business models in the chemicals sector.
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Statements by Friedrich Barth, ISC3 Managing Director ISC3: Watch ISC3-Video
Interview with Maria Krautzberger, President of the German Environment Agency (UBA) on the emerging concept of Sustainable Chemistry: Maria Krautzberger was interviewed by Paul Hohnen who chaired a number of sessions at the Conference on Mainstreaming Sustainable Chemistry in May 2017. (ISC3 Launch Event).