Sukumar Devotta

Prof. and Former Director, NEERI, Anna University

Dr. Sukumar is a Member of United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Refrigeration Technical Option Committee (RTOC) since 1992. He was also a member of IPCC (during 2003-08) and was recognised when IPCC was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2007

Dr. Sukumar received USEPA Stratospheric Ozone Protection Award in 1997 as well as Received commendations from the Prime Minister of India (2007), the President of Switzerland (1998) and the Executive Director, UNEP.

He is was also a Member of Supreme Court Monitoring Committee (SCMC) on Hazardous Waste (2003-08), Chairman of Maharashtra State Expert Appraisal Committee (2011-2013) and Member of Central pollution Control Board (CPCB) since 2015.