The National Authority for Chemical Weapons Control (NACWC) achieved a significant milestone as officials successfully convened the inaugural meeting for the National Chemical Emergency Exercise, slated for the year 2024. The meeting, held on December 5, 2023, witnessed active participation from officers stationed at the Biyagama Industrial Zone. During the deliberations, key stakeholders engaged in fruitful discussions to outline the strategic framework and operational aspects of the upcoming chemical emergency exercise. The exchange of insights and expertise aimed to enhance preparedness and response mechanisms in the event of potential chemical emergencies. Following the successful meeting, participating officers embarked on a site visit to Dipped Products PLC, a critical component of the comprehensive preparedness initiative. The visit provided firsthand insights into the practical aspects of chemical emergency management, fostering a deeper understanding among the officers.