Commitment to Protecting the Environment

The patented technology behind the Chill-Can® has been under development for more than 25 years. Throughout research and development, The Joseph Company International has recognized the corporate responsibility it has in developing a technology that is environmentally safe.

The United States Environmental Protection Agency also recognized the efforts of the Joseph Company by awarding the company The Stratospheric Ozone Protection Award in recognition of exceptional contributions to global environmental protection.

The Joseph Company is advised on all environmental issues by the world renowned Dr. Roland Clift. Dr. Clift’s credentials are listed below.

Doctor Roland Clift


Emeritus Professor of Environmental Technology,Executive Director of the International Society for

Industrial Ecology.

Member and Founding Director of Centre for Environmental Strategy (CES)


Roland Clift is Emeritus Professor of Environmental Technology and Founding Director of the Centre for Environmental Strategy (CES).His research specialization is in the broad field of Environmental System Analysis, including Life Cycle Assessment, Industrial Ecology and Sustainable Energy Systems.

Doctor Clift was previously Head of the Department of Chemical and Process Engineering at the University of Surrey for 10 years. He isa Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, of the Institution of Chemical Engineers and of the Royal Society of Arts, and an Honorary Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Waste and Environmental Management. He is also Visiting Professor in Environmental System Analysis at Chalmers University, Gothenburg, Sweden. and he is Executive Director and Past President at the International Society for Industrial Ecology. Also, adjunct Professor in chemical and biological engineering at the University at British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

In 2003, he was awarded the Sir Frank Whittle medal of the Royal Academy of Engineering “in recognition of an outstanding and sustained engineering achievement contributing to the well-being of the nation”. In 2005 he completed a 9 year term as a member of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution, and acted as Expert Adviser to an inquiry by the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee in “Energy Efficiency”. Doctor Clift was honored in the 2006 New Year’s Honors as a Commander of the British Empire (CBE)for services to the environment.