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    Session 1 | Sustainable Shoe Endings: Recycling, Waste Management & Circularity

    Waste management at the shoe factory level and end-of-life post-consumer discussions are growing inside brands and retailers. This session focuses on understanding these issues in-depth and “how-to” make them happen via experts in the field discussing challenges and opportunities.

     

    Session 1 focuses on:

    • An overview of footwear waste streams

    • Mapping and tracking your waste streams

    • Understanding mechanical recycling

    • Understanding chemical recycling
    • Understanding biodegradation and composting
    • How to organize and finance and take shoe backs from consumers
  • Session 1 Speakers

    Product and Sustainability Leader,
    Teva

    CEO,
    Solum

    Associate Director,
    Americas Brand Partnerships, TerraCycle

    Global TPE T&I Leader,
    Trinseo

    CEO,
    Proquitec

    Key Account Manager, Jones & Vining

    Founder,
    Effekt Footwear

    Founder,
    The Footwearists

    Senior Vice President,
    FDRA

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