12 July 2018
Dr Heinz Meierkord on why man-made fibres still have a vital role to play in the future of the industry and the environment
Q&A Heinz Meierkord, CEO of Advansa and immediate past-President of CIRFS
Q: At NHPA 2018 you will address of some of the key challenges facing the world – population growth, climate change and increasing consumption – and detail some very positive advantages manmade fibres have over natural fibres, in terms of firstly, land use, as well as the use of fertilizers, pesticides, insecticides. Can you tell us a little more?