Track 1: Monitoring and Reporting
Wednesday, June 7 | 2:10 – 2:50 p.m.
Kisa Adkins, global environmental compliance manager, Newell
In late 2015, Newell Rubbermaid acquired Jarden Corp. in a deal valued at $15.4 billion. Newell sustainability and environmental compliance managers now had a portfolio that had suddenly grown from 30 manufacturing facilities to 170 with distribution centers and R&D facilities that churned out consumer products as diverse as car seats and Mr. Coffee coffee makers to Sharpie pens and Josten yearbooks. Suddenly they had to wrap their arms around everything from competing compliance requirements to changing hazardous waste disposal and sustainability initiatives for a company that was six times as large as before.
In this session, you will learn: