Hulladek Recycling, Eastern India’s fastest growing e waste management company, hosted Green Architects 2023, an expo for sustainable future on 11th March in Kolkata. The Expo provided a platform to various organisations which are working on changing consumer behavior towards choosing alternatives that are environment friendly.
A panel discussion was arranged at the inaugural session of Green Architects 2023 on ‘Has The Time For Electric Mobility Come In West Bengal’ that was addressed by Mr Rajanvir Singh Kapur, Managing Director, West Bengal Transport Corporation, Mr Vinay Jaju, Founder, Switch On Foundation and Mr Nandan Mall, Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, Hulladek Recycling Pvt Ltd.
Another panel discussion was hosted on the topic, “Gen-Z And Their Obsession With Fast Fashion”. Mr Alok Singh, Director, ESEDS School of Design, Ms Sarita Ganeriwala, Founder, Karomi Crafts, Ms Sujata Chatterjee, Founder, Twirl Store & Ms Sanah Agarwal, Founder, GoaDos participated in this session.
“Consumers in India are willing to pay a premium for planet-friendly products, while urban Indians are expected to increase spending on planet-friendly brands in the next 3 years. With consumer interest on the rise and the nation taking a constructive approach towards sustainable development, the coming years look promising. Green Architect 2023 is aimed to bring together and promote the stakeholders who are constantly developing innovative sustainable and eco-friendly products. We are happy to have participation from over than 35 sustainable brands in this exposition. The exchange of ideas over the panel discussions were invigorating and encouraging”, said Mr Nandan Mall, Founder, Chairman & Managing Director, Hulladek Recycling Pvt Ltd.
Mr Rakesh Khatri, the nest man of India and Founder of Eco Roots Foundation, was the Chief Guest for the occasion and he held a short workshop on how to build a nest, using e-waste.
The discussions were followed by the Upcycled Fashion Show which featured a collection of handcrafted garments for both men and women, such as shirts, dresses, t-shirts and jackets which are made using natural, herbal-dyed, and certified organic fabrics that are carefully sourced and produced to create unique garments that express each individual’s personal style.
The participants in Green Architect 2023 were Admybin, Akshata Oils, All about Architecture, Anahat Foundation, Ather, Baurani, Cafoco Bars, Dherool Lifestyle, Ecoponic, EEZEE Grow Hydroponics, ESEDS School of Design, GoaDos, Greenwaves, Infimonk, Karami Crafts, Library of Nuts, Living Pink, Lotus Store, Motherland Café, Mystic Dreams, Nakshil, Nuvkrit, Platinum Truckking, Screenzy, Shree Balaji Packaging, Shree Forms, Sustainable Advancements, Switch On Foundation, TATA Motors, Taxi Top, Vegan Daily, Vinzberry, Wanderer Nirvana and Y-East.