AGTA Improving Lives In Jaipur - Silicosis Abatement Project Kicks-Off

AGTA Improving Lives In Jaipur - Silicosis Abatement Project Kicks-Off

May 31, 2018, 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Tradewinds A/B, Pool Level
Language:
English

Douglas Hucker will walk seminar attendees through the factory visits and discuss the challenges and opportunities revealed by this visit. After a year of preparations and planning, AGTA traveled to Jaipur, India to initiate a Silicosis Abatement Project. Working with World Health Without Borders and the University of Delaware’s Gemstone and Sustainable Development Knowledge Hub, the AGTA measured the degree of airborne silica, surveyed the cutting techniques involved, and provided safety devices for workers.

Contributors

  • Douglas Hucker

    Speaker

    CEO

    American Gem Trade Association

    As Chief Executive Officer of the American Gem Trade Association, Mr. Hucker represents the premier Association of United States and Canadian colored...

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