Product Stewardship and Circular Economy
- President, Integrated Sustainable Strategies, LLC
Paul Murray has dedicated his professional career to implementing holistic approaches to sustainable product manufacturing. He led designer Herman Miller's Sustainability Team, which formed the U.S. Green Building Council and worked with noted architect Bill McDonough to create the “Cradle to Cradle” protocol. Murray later went on to become Shaw Industries' Vice President of Sustainability, where he sharpened his focus on product stewardship and an integrated approach to sustainable manufacturing.
In this talk, Murray will describe how industry leaders have used the tenants of a circular economy to both design and manufacture their products.
Light refreshments will be provided.
8:30 a.m. Networking
9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Talk