- Marisa Adler, Senior Consultant, RRS
Dan Rain, Recycling Coordinator, Town of Bethlehem, NY
John Fischer, Deputy Division Director, Solid Waste, MassDEP
Joanne Brasch, Special Projects Manager, CPSC
Join the webinar to learn about the future of textile recovery management. Marisa Adler of RRS, speaks about her research on textile waste in the US and actions municipalities can take to advance circular textiles. Dan Rain, Chair of the NYSAR3 Textile Recovery Campaign and Recycling Coordinator of Bethlehem, NY, then discusses the Re-Clothe NY Campaign to encourage residents to donate and recycle their unwanted clothing and household textiles. Then, John Fischer of MassDEP speaks about the state's recently proposed textile waste disposal ban and how textiles became a focus for policy in Massachusetts. Joanne Brasch from the California Product Stewardship Council presents on textile programs in California and beyond.