Hyatt Regency Minneapolis   |   Minneapolis, Minnesota   |   June 17-20, 2024

Conference Speakers


Wes Fisher

Director of Government Relations, INDA


Wes Fisher is the Director of Government Affairs at INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, where he leads the association's global and domestic government and regulatory affairs activities and manages strategic relationships with allied organizations, government officials, industry partners, and stakeholders in support of the nonwovens industry.

Prior to joining INDA in 2022, Wes held senior government affairs roles at the Pet Advocacy Network and the National Automatic Merchandising Association (NAMA).

He received a bachelor’s degree in political science from James Madison University, is a member of the Board of Directors of the Washington Area State Relations Group (WASRG) and was appointed by the Governor of Virginia to serve on the Virginia Rare Disease Council. In 2023 he was honored as a Top Lobbyist by the National Institute of Lobbying and Ethics and the Advocacy Association.

Thursday, June 20
9:00 am - 11:15 am
Recycling & Regulations

The Regulatory State of Play in 2024 and Beyond

INDA Director of Government Affairs Wes Fisher will present on trending issues in U.S. federal regulatory affairs and their impacts on the U.S. wipes industry. Topics to be covered will include the EPA wiper rule, the FTC Green Guides, Federal PFAS restriction, and the EPA Safe Choice Standard. We will also explore what impacts these rulemaking efforts will have on advanced recycling technology and the wipes industry as a whole.