Environment Week

LANXESS gets environmental medal from the Porto Feliz City Hall at the opening of the city’s Environment Week

Porto Feliz -

Friday June 4th 2010. It was on this date that LANXESS was recognized by the Porto Feliz City Hall for its contribution to the environment through its energy cogeneration plant at the Inorganic Pigment facility.

The event, which opened the 10th edition of Environment Week, was attended by Norberto Montesso, who represented LANXESS. He made an acceptance speech for the award and thanked City Hall for its partnership with the company.

The City was represented by Claudio Maffei, the Mayor of Porto Feliz, by Paulo Ricardo Bassul, the Environment Director, by Emílio Fontana Filho, the Economic and Sustainable Development Director, as well as by various other governmental or public representatives.

LANXESS played an important role in Porto Feliz Environment Week. The company was available at the Knowledge Tent until June 10th. There, LANXESS provided information on the energy cogeneration plant, providing more details about how it works, presenting some projects such as the selective trash program, monitored emissions, retro-washing, and its environmentally friendly products.