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National Award for Technology Innovation in Petrochemicals 2015-16 presented by Ananth Kumar

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The 6th National Awards for Technology in Innovation in Petrochemicals and downstream Plastics Processing Industry has been bestowed by Union Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri Ananth Kumar in New Delhi to recognize outstanding contribution in R&D.

  • Out of 264 nominees for 2015-16, 17 have been chosen as winners & 14 as runner ups.
  • The scheme of these national awards implemented by Central Institute of Plastics Engineering and Technology (CIPET), under Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals.

National Award for Technology Innovation in Petrochemicals 2015-16 presented by Ananth KumarHere is the list of key winners

Innovation in Polymeric Material
IndustryIndian Oil Corporation Ltd

Ester Industries Ltd

Academic and R&D InstitutionIIT Guwahati
Innovation in Polymeric Products
IndustryHindustan Aeronautics Ltd
Innovation of Polymer processing Machinery & Equipments
IndustryKabra Extrusiontechnik Ltd
Academic and R&D InstitutionIIT Madras
Innovation in Polymer waste Management & recycling technology and green polymeric material & products
IndustrySupreme Industries Ltd
Academic and R&D InstitutionDefence Institute of Advanced Technology
Polymers in Agriculture & Water Conservation
Mr. S Dinesh Kumar & Mr. MJ Giridharan
Polymers in Public Health Care
IndustrySahajanand Medical Technologies Pvt Ltd
Research in the field of Polymer Science & Technology
IndustryReliance R&D Centre
Academic and R&D InstitutionIndian Oil Corporation Ltd

About National policy on Petrochemicals:
With a view to develop quality Petrochemical products at planetary competitive prices, the National policy on Petrochemicals was announced in April, 2007 by GOI.

  • In this regard, award scheme was set up to boost up the innovation and inventions in the field of Polymeric materials, products, processes and in related areas.