OutDoor 2013 Sustainability Breakfast

OutDoor, Saturday 14th July at 08.00 – 11.00hrs

Room Berlin/ Paris, East Entrance, OutDoor

This year’s Sustainability Working Group Breakfast included Karin Ekberg, head of environmental services/ social and environmental affairs, at the adidas group who provided an update on the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals Roadmap; Karin was followed by Kilian Hochrein talking about the work of the Chemicals Management Working Group and Steve Richardson from Patagonia who is a Co-Chair of the Materials Traceability Working Group, who talked about the work going on to establish a Content Claims Standard and the work of the Down Task Group.

Vanessa Knowles provided an overview and update of the EOG’s Sustainability Working Group, including the launch of new tools for the retailer; Adrian Seger of Historic Futures, experts in supply chain traceability demonstrated what their product STRING can offer to the sector.

The Breakfast was completed by Director of Communications, David Willans from Futerra Sustainability Communications.