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Bluesign's Kevin Myette to speak at AATTCC forum
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Feb '15
Kevin Myette, the North American director for Bluesign Technologies AG, a global partner for sustainable textile industry, has been selected as the keynote speaker for the American Association on Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC’s) international conference, to be held at the Hilton DeSoto in Savannah from March 24 to 26, 2015.

With his strong background in sustainability, Myette is set to give a presentation on the topic of sustainability in apparel, footwear, and textiles.

At Bluesign, Myette oversees the implementation of the Bluesign system for North America, and is optimising the Bluesign system for brands globally. Myette has participated and remains an active member in a number of groups which include ASTM, GC3 (Green Chemistry and Commerce Council), AFIRM (Apparel and Footwear International Restricted Substance Management), ZDHC (Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals) in order to promote better understanding, standards, testing, safety, and environmental issues for products and supply chains.

AATCC, headquartered in the US, provides test method development, quality control materials, and professional networking for members in about 60 countries throughout the world. (GK)

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