Sustainability Requires Positive Impact

Published: 2-Sep-2020

Full schedule and conference zones announced for the first digital sustainability conference organised by Croda

Croda International, who develops, manufactures and sells chemical specialties for the biggest and most recognised brands over the world, has just published the schedule for their first ever Digital Sustainability Conference - Sustainability Requires Positive Impact – which will take place from 9-10th September 2020.

Croda will bring together industry specialists and pioneers to explore sustainability and the ever changing demands of the Personal Care Industry, at the first Digital Sustainability Conference. The diverse and comprehensive agenda will include over 20 presentations with opportunities to ask questions, networking sessions and interactive panel discussions led by experts from across of the industry.

The goal for the conference is to unite sustainability experts to discuss some of the biggest challenges facing the world today and how to effect positive change. This will include topics such as ingredient transparency and ethical sourcing, regulations and certifications, minimising formulation impact and will also showcase new perspectives on the evolving demands of the conscious consumer.

The event is segmented into five knowledge zones, that will be available live at and on-demand: Sustainability at the Core, What’s Trending, Navigating Certifications and Regulations, Formulating Sustainably, Sourcing and Supply Chain. Below is a sneak preview of just some of the exciting topics within the conference zones, from a range of different speakers:

  • Sustainable Development Goals - Chris Sayner, Croda
  • Environmental Claims and Cosmetic Products - Francesca Rapolla, CTPA
  • Designing for Clean Beauty - Stacie Abraham, UL Prospector
  • How COSMOS Certification Leads to More Sustainable Practices? - Pauline Raffaitin, Ecocert
  • Clean Sunscreens - Helene Hine, Croda
  • Panel Discussion: The Future of Sustainability in Personal Care
    • Chair: Phil Ruxton, Croda
    • Speakers:  Amarjit Sahota, Ecovia Intelligence; Kate Lewis, USDA; Pauline Raffaitin, Ecocert; Cara Eaton, Croda 

All conference speakers have been announced and the complete schedule is now available on our website HERE. All registered attendees will also have access to videos, literature for download and other relevant featured content – all within the conference platform!

All attendees will have the opportunity to chat with experts on any of the topics through our scheduled networking sessions. Drop in to ask questions or listen to real-time discussions throughout the day.

According to Sandra Breene, President, Croda Personal Care: “The event is a true testament of Croda’s commitment to collaborate and partner with customers, experts and professionals across the personal care industry. As with this Sustainability conference great ideas from Croda people combined with knowledge, expertise and influence from external parties ensure that not only is our product innovation pipeline strong but that collectively we create novel sustainable solutions from which our customers and consumers benefit. It’s back to our Purpose, ‘Smart Science to Improve Lives.’

The event that takes place on 9-10th and will also be fully available ‘on-demand’, where all registrants will be able to access the interactive platform and content at any time.

Visit our website for more information about the Digital Sustainability Conference, including a complete conference agenda and information on speakers, registration, and much more.

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