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Plastic Waste Management: A holistic approach 14 Nov 2019 Youth Hub – Dubai




Plastic Waste Management: A holistic approach

Simon Lowden

Chief Sustainability Officer, PepsiCo


  • How to have a holistic view on sustainability: with focus on plastic waste management.
  • How to drive a circular economy approach to address the issue of plastic waste?
  • How to drive organic and grassroots initiatives to address issues related to sustainability?
  • How to develop and run effective awareness campaigns to educate people on the need for recycling?
  • How to get the youth more involved in tackling climate change issues?


  • Effective public-private partnerships
  • Government incentives towards a green economy
  • The accelerated adoption of a circular economy approach.
  • Youth involvement in co-creating awareness campaigns.
  • PepsiCo’s commitment to the Emirates Youth Professional School.