On February 25th, 2017，the “General Election Conference and Technical Seminar of Solid Waste Treatment and Utilization Division (SWTUD) of China Association of Environmental Protection Industry (CAEPI)” was held in the School of Environment at Tsinghua University. Around 150 delegates from 100 enterprises attended this conference.
The conference site
The conference was hosted by SWTUD, CAEPI. Basel Convention Regional Centre for Asia and the Pacific (shorted as “BCRC”)/the School of Environment of Tsinghua University is the supporting institution of SWTUD, CAEPI and is the organizer of this conference. Leaders from CAEPI were present at the conference and provided guidance for the general election.
The Secretary General of the SWTUD third Standing Committee, Mr. Bai Qingzhong chaired the opening ceremony. The dean of the School of Environment of Tsinghua University, Mr. He Kebin and the Vice Secretary General of CAEPI, Mr. Teng Jianli made opening remarks. Mr. Bai Qingzhong reported the work of the third Committee of SWTUD and explained the newly revised “SWTUD Working Regulations”.
The director of CAEPI, Ms. Wang Yuhong chaired the election of the SWTUD Forth Standing Committee. The committee members voted and elected 31 Standing Committee Members, including one Chairman, twelve Vice-Chairmen and one Secretary General.
The general election of the Forth Standing Committee of the SWTUD
The general manager of BMEI, Mr. Zhao Chuanjun was elected to the Chairman and the Executive Director of BCRC, Professor of Tsinghua University, Mr. Li Jinhui was elected to be the Secretary General of the SWTUD Forth Standing Committee.
Chairman of the Forth Standing Committee
Secretary General of the Forth Standing Committee
A technical seminar of solid waste treatment and utilization was organized during the conference，experts in the field of solid waste were invited to make speeches during this seminar. Additionally, the first meeting of the SWTUD Forth Standing Committee was convenced during the conference.
The “General Election Conference and Technical Seminar of SWTUD of CAEPI” successfully accomplished the general election of the Standing Committee. This conference provided enterprises of environment protection with a professional platform for communication and technology exchange, which is beneficial to the development of the solid waste industry.