March 23 | SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS MANAGEMENT WEBINAR – Environmental Management Systems for the Electronics Recycling Industry

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

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Industry expert, Sean De Vries, will provide in-depth information about the revised R2 Standard (R2v3) and its application.

Presenter Biography

Sean De Vries

Sean De Vries

Sean De Vries was appointed by SERI ( the Sustainable Electronics Recycling International) to the position of R2 Director in October, 2018. Among his responsibilities, Sean works with the R2 Technical Advisory Committee and leads the R2 Standard development process. He also provides guidance for the application and implementation of the standard and educate various stakeholder groups. Sean brings considerable experience in standards development and oversight for the electronics reuse and recycling industry.

Prior to joining SERI, Sean was the Director of the Recycler Qualification Office (RQO), an organization established to audit and approve reuse and recycling organizations prior to use under the industry-led end-of-life electronics recycling programs across Canada. He also led the development process for the Electronics Reuse and Refurbishing Program (ERRP) and the Recycler Qualification Program (RQP). Sean was also active in the development and implementation of the provincial electronics stewardship programs and served as the inaugural Chair of the Board of Directors for the four not-for-profit stewardship organizations. Sean holds a diploma in Environmental Engineering Technology from Georgian College, Barrie, Ontario.