Sustainability milestones achieved by Sochi 2014

Sochi 2014: Sustainability milestones achieved by Sochi 2014

sochidndOfficial Press Release: The Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee and Dow, Worldwide Olympic Partner and Official Carbon Partner of Sochi 2014, invite the media to participate in a briefing about an important sustainability milestone achieved by the “Sustainable Future” program, fulfilling a key commitment from the Russian bid to organize the first Olympic Winter Games in country’s history.

Executives from Dow and international experts ERM (Environment Resource Management)* will be available to brief and address questions from the media:

• George R. Hamilton, Vice President, Dow Olympic Operations

• Dr. Nicoletta Piccolrovazzi, Global Technology & Sustainability Director, Dow Olympic Operations

• Dr. Mike Mazor, Fellow, Dow Feedstocks & Energy Research & Development

• Arthur Eritspokhov, Executive Director, Dow Olympic Operations in Russia

• Nuno da Silva, Partner, ERM

Danila Ovcharov, Sustainability and Environment Director, Sochi 2014 Organizing Committee, will present his comments on the accomplishment in a video message.

Date: February 4th, 2014 (Tuesday)

Time: 14h – 16h (Sochi time)

Venue: Sochi Media Center

Address: 11 Nesebrskaya st., Sochi

* ERM is providing critical review and assurance for the Sochi 2014 carbon mitigation program, assuring that the benefits claimed are consistent with best practices. ERM has a long history of demonstrated expertise in this area and has years of experience operating in the Russian market.