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Wednesday, September 12 • 9:00am - 10:30am
Product Transparency: Supplier Engagement Examples and Tools That Can Lead to Positive Chemical Handprints
Track: Green Chemistry + Health

This session will present supplier engagement trends with a focus on materials health data, disruptive health assessments and chemical handprints. The session will include case studies and tools for collecting material ingredient data from suppliers. Participants will learn about new trends in methods and see an outline of best practices for supplier engagement to deliver meaningful and actionable results from supplier data collection efforts. With data in hand, the panel will share the power of good ingredient data by introducing innovations via net positive chemical handprints. The panel will present the ripple effect that programs like the Living Product Challenge are having in chemical ecosystems.

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Pete Girard

CEO, Toxnot
Co-founding toxnot.com is only the latest in a long line of sustainability driven endeavors for Pete. As toxnot’s CEO, Pete combines over a decade of strategic experience at the multinational level, with a well-respected background in product management, lifecycle assessment, product... Read More →
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William Paddock

Managing Director, WAP Sustainability
William Paddock is the Founder and Director of WAP Sustainability Consulting. Over the last decade, William has become a trusted leader as a sustainability expert for manufacturers and brands. William offers a unique blend of business and environmental experience that compliments... Read More →
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Amir Sekhavat

Global Director, Copper Product Management & Enterprise Market Development, Superior Essex
Amir Sekhavat is Global Director of Copper Product Management and Enterprise Market Development at Superior Essex. Amir has twelve years of experience in the telecommunications industry, specializing in copper communications cable products. Before joining the team at Superior Essex... Read More →

Wednesday September 12, 2018 9:00am - 10:30am PDT
Room 324 David L. Lawrence Convention Center