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JULY 17 - 20, 2023
Atlanta Marriott Marquis
Atlanta, GAorgia
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Conference Speakers


Gil Stevens

External Relations & Sustainability Director, EDANA


With Master’s Degree in Product Development and in Environmental Science, Gil started his career as product engineer in the building industry. Pursuing his passion for sustainability, Gil joined the Cradle to Cradle (C2C) Platform in 2012, where he has been guiding companies in different sectors, such as textiles, cleaning agents, building, office equipment towards the integration of C2C and preparing them for a circular economy. As sustainability coach at Sustenuto, Gil supported organisations in developing and implementing a sustainability strategy. At the beverage group Spadel Gil’s responsibilities included the coordination of local CSR representatives at the various European sites and external CSR communication. Gil currently has responsibility for managing sustainability and maintaining external relations for EDANA. During his career, Gil also concluded an Executive MBA program at the Antwerp Management School.
Thursday, June 30
9:00 am - 10:30 am
Developments in Flushability Issues

Flushability: European Voluntary Commitment

-     How are European countries implementing the SUP Directive?

-     Industry voluntary commitment to the European Commission

-     Status of the development and implementation of the labelling Code of Practice