Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, October 28, 2014  FirstCarbon Solutions participated in the recently concluded 5th International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM2014) held last October 16 to 19 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Carrying the theme “Creating Green Wealth”, IGEM2014 promoted the use of green technology to attain sustainable economic growth for nation-states and provided a venue for discussing urgent matters on environmental and energy security.

Representing FirstCarbon Solutions at the event was Chief Compliance Officer Anthony Catajan and Program Manager for Government and Sustainability Practice Michelle Tan. The 4-day event was attended by approximately 60,000 visitors representing some 600 organizations. Mr. Catajan was among the speakers and industry leaders who were invited to do a presentation on the latest green technologies and practices. It was an excellent venue for Mr. Catajan to talk about FirstCarbon Solutions intuitive and innovative tool—the Sustainability Workbench (SWB).

This software tool by FirstCarbon Solutions contains an array of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) applications and solutions that can help companies assess their overall performance. SWB is considered as a robust software-as-a-service (SaaS) instrument used to help reduce an organizations operational costs while improving sustainability performance. Through SWBs different management systems, customers can easily monitor their sustainability performance and other related data.

Meanwhile, last October 17, FirstCarbon Solutions was invited to pay a courtesy call to the Philippine Ambassador to Malaysia, His Excellency Jose Eduardo Malaya, held at the Philippine Embassy in Kuala Lumpur. FirstCarbon Solutions was represented by our own officers Mr. Catajan and Ms. Tan. Also present during the courtesy call were Consul Johan Andal, Third Secretary and Vice Consul and Philippine Trade and Investment Center Representative Gigi Lee.

FirstCarbon Solutions recognizes the importance of monitoring ESG for businesses. With their customizable and highly scalable environmental and data management solutions, FirstCarbon Solutions helps companies achieve sustainability, gain greater leverage, and be financially attractive in the market.