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Our History

The Environmental Compliance Office (ECO) was set up in 2002 by the Egyptian Government and Danish Development Assistance to assist in ''Achieving Compliance in Industry" (ACI) in accordance with article 3 of presidential decree no. 64 of 2001. ECO is anchored at the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI).

Who are we?

We are a consulting office at the Federation of Egyptian Industries (FEI) dealing with Cleaner Production (CP) and related activities to the benefit of Egyptian industry. We are a team of 12 employees. Six of us are specialised in Cleaner Production, Environmental Management Systems and Energy Efficiency and other environmental methods. We provide services to five industrial sectors: textiles, food, engineering, metallurgy, and chemicals. Energy Efficiency (EE) is a cross-cutting sector.

ECO aims to promote Cleaner Production methods in Egyptian industry and to support the industry in its efforts to introduce CP methods, practices and technologies. Our aim is furthermore:

To encourage industry's compliance with environmental legislation
To promote environmental investments
To improve the occupational health and safety situation in enterprises.
To create investment and export opportunities.
What do we offer?
Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
Environmental Management System (EMS)
Assessment of facilities and enterprises for Cleaner Production (CP), Good House Keeping (which offers low- or no-cost solutions), and Achieving Compliance in Industry (ACI) options – this is done through a process of screening, pre-assessment, assessment, and full assessment
Implementation of Best Available Techniques (BAT) and assistance in supplier selection
Food Safety Assessment
Training needs assessment for executive and managerial staff, and for technical workers
Capacity building through planning and conduction of training sessions and workshops for executive and managerial staff, and for technical workers; and the organization of study tours
Training needs assessment and preparation for certification for:
-ISO 9001-OHSAS 18001
-ISO 14001-HACCP
Certified audits in:
-ISO 14001-HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points)
-Health and Safety) -EE (Energy Efficiency)
Preparation of Project Documents (PDs) including the conduction of necessary feasibility studies and any relevant assessments, and obtaining all essential certifications; especially in the field of Clean Development Mechanism (CDM)
Consultancy services to qualify enterprises for access to soft loans and grants, and assistance in the application procedures
For further information please contact communication coordinator: 
2390 4603
Industry & Environment Magazine
Issue # 10