Milestones

Dr. Gharda receiving the ``Padmashree`` Award

Dr. Gharda receiving the ``FICCI`` Award by the hands of Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam (Ex-President of India)

Awards Received

Dr. K. H. Gharda was honored with life time achievement award 2018 by india council o food and agriculture.
Dr. K. H. Gharda was honored by the Government of India with the award of Padma Shri 2016
Plasticon Golden Trophy for the Most Innovative Polymer, for the period 2012-2015 by  PlastIndia Foundation for development and commercialization of PEK/APBI injection moldable thermoplastic alloys. 2015
Third National Innovation Award-for “Innovation in Polymeric Materials” for the development and commercialization of ABPBI, by the Dept. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. Of India 2015
Green Innovation Award by Industrial Green Chemistry World (IGCW) for the process of preparation of Quinacridone pigment (PR122) 2013
Indian Chemical Council (ICC former ICMA) Award for Innovative Product for outstanding Development of Polyether Ketone (PEK) 2012
Appreciation Award from Steer towards implementation of good manufacturing practices and progressive innovation in material development 2012
Second National Innovation Award-for “Innovation in Polymeric Materials” for the development and commercialization of polyetherketone (PEK), by the Dept. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Govt. Of India 2012
Plasticon Golden Trophy for the Most Innovative Polymer, for the period 2009-2012 by Plastic India Foundation for development and commercialization of Polyetherketone (PEK) 2012
Technology Innovation in Petrochemicals & Downstream Plastics Processing Industry 2012
Second National Innovation Award-for “Innovation in Polymeric Materials”, by the Dept. of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, GOI 2011
Green Innovation Award by Industrial Green Chemistry World (IGCW) for the process of preparation of Dioxazine pigment (PV 23) 2011
Award by Bayer Group of Companies in India – certificate of excellence for safety and environment for GCL 2009
Gold Medal from the Society of Dyers and Colourists, UK for Outstanding Contributions to the Dyestuff Industry in India (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 2008

Awards Received

Life Time Achievement Award for Exemplary Contribution to Indian Chemical and Agro-Chemicals Industry from Chemexcil – Basic Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics Export Promotion Council (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 2007
Dr. Bujor P. Godrej Life Time Award (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 2007
Diamond Jubilee Award of the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers, Kolkata (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 2007
Plasticon Award for Innovative Plastic Materials 2005
Special Award from The Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers for Exceptional Contribution to the Chemical Engineering Profession, Chemical Industry and Society at Large (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 1997
Life Time Achievement Award for Immeasurable Contribution to Research and Industry from the Indian Analytical Instruments Association (Dr. K.H. Gharda)
1997
Outstanding Chemical Engineer by the Indian Institute of Chemical Engineers (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 1993
Chemexcil Award for Exports 1989, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1999, 2011,2012

1990

Shri Om Prakash Bhasin Foundation Award for Science & Technology (Dr. K.H. Gharda) 1990
Indian Chemical Manufacturers Association (ICMA) Award for Design and Engineering 1988
Government of India Award for Best In-House R&D 1988
Distinguished Alumnus Award of the University Department of Chemical Technology (Dr. K.H. Gharda) & Award for best sale of Dimethyl Amine(Anhydrous) by Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers. 1985, 1994
Indian Chemical Manufacturers Association (ICMA) Sir P.C. Ray Award for Development of Indigenous Technology 1970, 1973, 1978, 1979, 1985, 1990, 1999, 2002-03, 2004-05

Safety Awards

Safety award for RASHANSA PATRA from NSCI 2016
Certificate of merit from national safety council Maharashtra chapter for year 2015
Safety award certificate of appreciation from NSCI 2015
Certificate of merit from national safety council Maharashtra chapter for year 2014
A Plaque and certificate for lowest accident frequency rate from National Safety Council – Maharashtra Chapter 2009
A Plaque and Certificate for longest accident-free period from National Safety Council – Maharashtra Chapter 2009
Prashansa patra from National Safety Council of India for good performance in SHE at the national level. 2009
Certificate of Merit for meritorious performance in industrial safety from National Safety Council – Maharashtra Chapter 2008
Outstanding work in safety by KAMA 2007

Vishwakarma puraskar by National Safety Council 2004
Yogyata Pramanpatra Award from National Safety Council for Good Occupational, Safety & Health Performance 2003
Outstanding Work in Safety & Environment Awareness from Directorate of Indl. Safety & Health & KAMA 2003