Vietnam delegation visits Rubber Board
Kottayam, Mar 15 (PTI): A delegation of Vietnam Rubber Group visited the Rubber Board here today to study the achievements and experience in natural rubber crop processing and effluent treatment, biogas generation and its utilization in India. The delegation interacted with Board chairperson Sheela Thomas and senior officials of the Rubber Board today. The 20 member team was headed by Le Xuan Ho (Deputy director general, Vietnam Rubber Group) and Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Bich (Director, Technology Centre, Vietnam Rubber research Institute), also visited the Rubber Research Institute of India, Model TSR factory and Wood Lab at Manganam here yesterday. The delgation today left for Elavampadom Rubber Producers Soceity in Palakkad district to study the anaerobic technology developed by RRII for the treatment of sheet processing effluents, biogas generation and its effective utilisation in drying of sheets.