Jamshedpur, Sep 16: Environment Management Department of Tata Steel organised various events to mark International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer today.
The theme announced by the UN Environment Programme for International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 2022 is ‘ Montreal [email protected]: Global Cooperation Protecting Life on Earth’.
Department organised a webinar on the same theme, in which Dr. Gufran Beig, Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee Chair Professor, National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS) from Indian Institute of Sciences, Bengaluru presented his talk on the topic “Ozone: Discovery to Recovery & Recovery to Worry”.
Dr Amit Ranjan Chakraborty, Chief Environment Management welcomed the participants by setting the context and Jitendra Prasad Singh, Regional Officer, Jharkhand State Pollution Control Board, Jamshedpur gave an insight and importance of the ozone layer and invited everyone towards environment protection.
Several participants including employees and senior executives across Tata Steel attended the Webinar.
Other events organised by Tata Steel on this occasion were online quiz contest, essay writing competition for students from schools and webinars.