We will explore the challenges and promises of upcycling cannabis waste into sustainable products.
Cannabis Waste Recycling into Sustainable Products
Adin Alai is the CEO and founder of 9Fiber, Inc. – 9Fiber is a US based eco-agrotech company, using proprietary technology to eliminate toxic chemicals and inefficiencies in the hemp industry. Through innovations in cellulose and fiber derivative processing, 9Fiber technology drives circular economies through waste diversion in the auto, plastics, paper, composite, semi-conductor, non-wovens, medical absorbents, construction and textile industries. Adin serves on Recycle Colorado’s Sustainability Council, is a member of the Marijuana Industry Group in Colorado and Maryland’s Industrial Hemp Coalition. He was critical in passing SB18-187 in Colorado and been nationally recognized as leading voice at economic development forums, the Future Harvest symposium at Harvard Business School, and state recycling summits.
My name is John Whiteside with Industrial Hemp Recycling, LLC. IHR is Colorado's premier waste management, disposal & recycling specialists for Colorado's emerging mmj and hemp industry. For the last 8 years, IHR has been providing pick-ups & haul away services for greenwaste & soil according to the M307 & R307 - Minimum Requirements for Waste Disposal. IHR has been a registered vendor since 2011 and we hope you will become a member and join the DISPOSE RESPONSIBLY campaign.
Chris Lane is the Chief Marketing Officer of Airfield Supply Company. In his role, Chris is responsible for brand and growth strategy across retail and product businesses. With a background in creative strategy and brand building, he focuses on building consumer empathy in brands and driving simultaneous top and bottom funnel growth. Previously, Chris was the Global Head of Brand at Fiverr (NYSE: FVRR), also led agency practices and teams at Method, Bite, WPP, and Edelman.