STP Fellows

Aims

Since 2000, STP Fellows from Turkey, Egypt, Nigeria, Kenya, China, India, Ghana and Uruguay, have received training at Host Companies in the U.S.A., Japan, South Africa, U.K., Canada, Denmark, Belgium and The Netherlands. The STP Fellowship Trainee Report requirements (August 2019) outlines the written report requirements once Host company training is completed. Once the report is approved by the COCI-STP Coordinator. the trainee is designated an “STP Fellow”. The STP is coordinated by the Committee on Chemistry and Industry (COCI). See COCI page or STP page for more information.

May 2017

Steve Nyamori, Deputy Director, The Kenya National Cleaner Production Centre (KNCPC) and Mohamed Azab, SH&E Business Partner, Middle East & North Africa visited ECOLAB at SOLVAY Hydrogen Peroxide plant in the UK and at the Research HQ in Belgium. See Nyamori’s report and profile. See Azab’s report.

August 2015

Christine Ashaolu (Nigerian Government Regulatory Agency, Abuja, Nigeria) trained at National Silicates, a PQ Company, Toronto, Canada. See Ashaolu’s profile; view Christine’s presentations made at the STP workshops in Sao Paulo, July 2017 Ashaolu 2017 and in Paris, July 2019 Ashaolu 2019.

April 2015

Dr. Ahmed Fahmy A. Youssef (Projects and Chemistry Lab. Manager at Cairo University Center for Environmental Hazardous Mitigation) received training at Bayer CropScience, in Research Triangle Park, NC, USA. See Youssef’s report and profile; view Ahmed’s presentation made at the STP workshop in Bushan, Aug 2015 Youssef 2015.

May 2014

Noha Elbalky (Federation of Egyptian Industries/Environmental Compliance Office and Sustainable Development) received training at The Woodbridge Group in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. See Elbalky’s report; view Noha’s presentation made at the STP workshop in Bushan, Aug 2015 Elbalky 2015.

February 2013

John O. Mumbo (National Environment Management Authority, Kenya) and Dr. Jonathan Babalola (University of Ibadan, Nigeria) received training at Dow Benelux in Terneuzen, The Netherlands. See Mumbo’s report and Babalola’s report; view Jonathon’s presentation made at the STP workshop in Bushan, Aug 2015 Babalola 2015 .

— IUPAC Safety Training Program, by Bernard West [CI, Nov 12]

June 2008

Dr. Gursharn Singh Grover (National Chemical Laboratory, India) undertook a visit at Novozymes, Denmark. See Grover’s report and profile; view Gursharn’s presentations made at the STP workshops in Glasgow, Aug 2009 Grover 2009, in Istanbul, Aug 2013 Grover 2013, in Bushan, Aug 2015 Grover 2015 and in Sao Paulo, July 2017 Grover 2017.

June 2007

Prof. Fabian Benzo (Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay) and Godfred Ansah Nyarko (Tema Lube Oil Company Ltd., Ghana) visited Mitsui Chemicals (Japan). See Benzo’s report and profile; view Fabian’s presentations made at the STP workshops in San Juan, Aug 2011 Benzo 2011, in Bushan, Aug 2015 Benzo 2015, Sao Paulo, July 2017 Benzo 2017 and in Paris, July 2019 Benzo 2019. See Nyarko’s report; view Godfred’s presentations made at the STP workshops Glasgow, Aug 2009 Nyarko 2009, in San Juan, Aug 2011 Nyarko 2011, and in Istanbul, Aug 2013 Nyarko 2013.

November 2005

Prof. Said Mohamed Mahmoud Bayomi (Mansoura University, Egypt) received training at the facilities of the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca in the UK. See Bayomi’s report.

October 2004

Mr. Isiaka O. Bakare (Rubber Research Institute of Nigeria) visited Mitsui Chemicals Co. sites in Japan. See Bakare’s report; view Isiaka’s presentation made at the STP workshop in Turin, Aug 2007 Bakare 2007.

— STP report published in Chem. Int. Nov 2003.

October 2003

Ms. Jane B. Nyakang’o (UNIDO Kenya National Cleaner Production Centre) and Ms. Ana Luisa Arocena (CEMPRE Uruguay) visited the BP Chemicals Technology Center in Naperville, Illinois, USA and the acrylonitrile production plant in Lima, OH, USA. They also visited waste treatment sites nearby. See Nyakang’o’s report and Arocena’s report.

September 2002

Mr. Zhang GuoHong (Sinopec, China) received training at BP Chemicals Inc. USA research facilities in Naperville, IL and production facilities in Lima, OH. See GuoHong’s report; view Zhang’s presentation made at the STP workshop in in Glasgow, Aug 2009 GuoHong 2009. Read more about Zhang’s visit – reprint of an article first published in to BP Horizon and what Zhang has been telling his colleagues at home (link to Zhang-authored magazine article English and Chinese.

August 2002

Mr. Kelvin Khisa (UNIDO Kenya National Cleaner Production Centre) visited Sankyo Co., Ltd production and research facilities in Japan. In addition, side trips were taken to Shimizu Corporation, Tokyo Eco, the Hitachi Group, Fuji Film, Tokyo municipal government agencies and project sites, and the Japanese National Institute of Industrial Safety. See Khisa’s report; view Kevin’s presentation made at the STP workshop in in Ottawa, Aug 2003 Khisa 2003.

June 2002

Mr. Tersoo Charles Gwaza (Shell Petrochemical Development Co, Nigeria) received training at Sasol Chemical Industries, South Africa. See Gwaza’s report; view Tersoo’s presentations made at the STP workshops in Ottawa, Aug 2003 Gwaza 2003 and in San Juan, Aug 2011 Gwaza 2011.

August 2000
Prof. Dr. Ali El-Emam (Mansoura University, Egypt) was hosted by Bristol-Myers Squibb in the USA. See El-Emam’s report.

— STP report published in Chem. Int. March 2001

April 2000

Ms. Esma Toprak (Bogazici University, Turkey) visited BP Chemicals Inc.; a side visit was arranged to the Illinois Institute of Technology. See Toprak’s report and profile; view Esma’s presentations made at the STP workshops in Ottawa, Aug 2003 Toprak 2003, in Turin, Aug 2007 Toprak 2007, and in San Juan, Aug 2011 Toprak 2011.

 

Relevant IUPAC Projects
Initial project [022/11/93]
2004 project [2004-032-1-022]

[LINK to COCI]