adidas to present at Hong Kong Sustainability event

Hong Kong
Published:  23 January, 2014

The established and successful annual Hong Kong ‘Sustainability in the Leather Supply Chain’ conference organised by BLC and APLF is set to be another interesting and informative event and a definite date for your diary. Sustainability remains a key driver for all stakeholders within the leather value chain. 

Presentations will include replacement chemistries, steps towards zero-tox footprints in leather, the cost of compliance, the impact of the Biocidal Products Regulations (BPR), product safety legislation, nanotechnology and other topical sustainability issues.

The latest speaker to join the already impressive line up is Martin Manghelli, Director of Material Sourcing Footwear for adidas who will be communicating the latest thoughts around the sustainability strategy for footwear within the adidas Group.  

The half day event will be held on 1st April 2014 at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and is kindly sponsored by Lanxess, BASF AG, Micro-Pak Ltd, National Beef, TFL GmbH, Trumpler GmbH & Co/Trumpler Espanola SA, Zschimmer & Schwarz and International Leather Maker are the official media partners.

REGISTER NOW to ensure your place at this essential conference and learn more about the way leading brands and suppliers are managing sustainability issues.

For further information email Sue Ivett or call +44 (0) 1604 679999.