BRICS CCI held Waste to Wealth Knowledge and Awards 2020 focussing on both Urban and Rural waste management on 6th March 2020 in New Delhi. The Chief Guest Shri Prashant Kumar Special Secretary Ministry of Rural Development presented the governments initiatives and plans in the area of waste management in his inagural speech.

The conclave comprised of 2 panel discussions each of which focussed on Rural / Agricultural waste and Urban waste management. The panelists were from IIT Delhi, TERI, PWC, Pro Bio Science, A2P Energy Solutions, Genus paper & Boards Ltd. Cosmo Films Ltd, Vivoki, GPS Renewables and was moderated by Sonartari and BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

The issues discussed and presented in the panel discussion helped highlight the work done and steps taken by the participating companies to become self sustainable businesses and to support the waste to wealth creation objectives which have far reaching impact and benefits to the environmental pollution, carbon footprint and global warming challenges being faced by everyone.

This conclave also showcased recognition for Innovative products and ideas through award for Innovations in waste management. The BRICS CCI Waste to Wealth Innovation award was given to A2P Energy Solutions, Help Us Green, Ujjain Municipal Corporation, CODE Efforts, SenseGrass, Azyro Infratech for their innovative Products that converted waste to wealth.