Policy advice : Introduction to cleaner production & round table discussion for Ministry of environment


A training course for employees from government authorities and industry associations was held on Monday 11th of July, 2005 at the Royal Scientific Society. Prof. Dr Thomas Heim from the FHBB IfU (the University Of Applied Sciences Basel) together with Dr. Bassam Hayek and Eng. Mohammed Mosa from RSS (the Royal Scientific Society) gave the participants a general idea on the CP concept, methodology and tools for CP implementation as well as some examples and case studies of industries applying CP where the benefits of CP were demonstrated.


This training course was followed by a roundtable meeting in the Ministry of Environment, where the regulatory frame work for CP was discussed. The potentials and means of integrating CP within the environmental regulations were identified.