Sustainability Conference: from farms to the final product

Hong Kong
Published:  25 February, 2016

With an increasing interest in sustainability, companies are facing challenges in providing solutions that promote best practice and transparency across their entire supply chain.

In his presentation during the Sustainability Conference to be held on March 31 in Hong Kong, Fernando Bellese, Marketing and Sustainability Manager for JBS Couros, will demonstrate how an integrated approach, from farms to finished products, can contribute to more sustainable practices in the leather business and transparency within the market.  

Other topics on the agenda at the half-day (afternoon) conference include:

  • Understanding the ZDHC Leather MRSL
  • Cleaner technologies for beaming and tanning
  • Uniform effluent discharge
  • Need and drivers for traceability
  • Individual hide, skin & split traceability systems

The conference will take place at the Hong Kong Conference and Exhibition Centre alongside the APLF. Delegate fees are US$385 (with discounts for BLC members / APLF Exhibitors / more than 1 delegate).

For more information about the conference please contact Rachel Yan on, +852 2585 6134, or Deborah Taylor

The conference is sponsored by Stahl, TFL, Zschimmer & Schwarz, National Beef and PrimeAsia. ILM are the official media sponsor.

Click here to register.