Become a winner, applying best practices!

New dates for the Global Chemical Leasing Award!

The Award ceremony will take place in Bonn, Germany, in July 2021.  The application period is open until 15 December 2020

The Award aims to acknowledge best practices, innovative approaches and ideas related to Chemical Leasing and similar performance-based business models for sustainable chemicals management.

Companies and individuals are invited to submit entries for the Award in five categories: Three main categories (Case studies, Innovation, Research) and two special awards (Women-led initiatives, Start-ups).

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What is Chemical Leasing?

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Announcement of the Global Award 

News and Events

7 May 2020 - UNIDO organized another ONLINE FREE webinar devoted to the performance-based business model for sustainable chemical management. This webinar was prepared to train consultants, companies and...
Rio de Janeiro, 7 April 2020 - The Pontifical Catholic University launched a free online class on the performance-based circular business model, Chemical Leasing. It is conducted in Portuguese. More than a...
In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, organizers of the Global Chemical Leasing Award have decided to prolong a deadline of the application period and change the date of the ceremony. The application period is...

Case Studies

A Ugandan beverage company introduced Chemical Leasing for bottle washing and conveyor lubrication. Chemical consumption was reduced by 40 and 48 %, respectively, and the water and energy demand decreased significantly.

A Serbian confectionary producer uses Chemical Leasing in the bonding process of packaging. Over 30 % of adhesives and 50 % of energy could be saved due to the introduction of a more efficient adhesive and an optimised process.

A large manufacturer of electric equipment in Egypt applied Chemical Leasing for its powder coating operations. This resulted in a 20 % reduction of powder coating applied, 5 % less waste and an improved energy managament system.