Barriers and Opportunities to Improving Recycling Across Sectors

Ryan Cooper, Vice President of Circular Economy Solutions and Organics Recycling Lead at Rubicon, will be speaking on a panel at GreenBiz 23. The session will be moderated by Sarah Dearman, Chief Innovation Officer for The Recycling Partnership. Other panelists include:

  • Alpa Sutaria, Senior Vice President of Sustainability and Strategy at WestRock Company; 
  • John Shegerian, Co-Founder and CEO at Electronic Recyclers International; and 
  • Brian King, Executive Vice President, Product Management and Marketing at Advanced Drainage Systems. 

The panelists will discuss the importance of recycling as it relates to the circular economy, the challenges to improving recycling opportunities across the country, and how companies can ensure they are part of the solution. Ryan will share insightful data regarding growth across the recycling industry, challenges and success stories within the recycling industry, and why Rubicon is a leader within this space. 


GreenBiz 23, The JW Mariott Camelback, Arizona Ballroom L-M, Scottsdale, Arizona


Wednesday, February 15, 2023, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.