Closing the loop in textiles – How to boost a more sustainable and circular textile value chain
The side session will present, discuss and learn from examples of better policies, new business models and other initiatives to help achieve a more sustainable and circular textile value chain. Through an interactive round-table setting, the session will identify recommendations for promoting sustainability and circularity, from both a policy and business perspective, and will highlight the next steps for a systems approach to closing the loop in textiles.
Ministry of the Environment, UN Environment, Ellen MacArthur Foundation and European Environmental Bureau
Sarianne Tikkanen, Senior Specialist on Circular Economy, firstname.lastname@example.org, +358-295 250042
Elisa Tonda, Head of Consumption and Production Unit, Economy Division – UN Environment, email@example.com, +33 (0)1 44 37 19 88
Date and time: Monday 3 June: 9.30-11.00
Venue: Veranda 2, Finlandia Hall
How to register: https://www.lyyti.fi/reg/closing_the_loop_in_textiles
Please note that all side sessions are exclusively for WCEF2019 participants.
Deadline for registration: 30 May 2019