Libby Chaplin – CEO
CEO, Battery Stewardship Council
As CEO of the Battery Stewardship Council Libby has led the charge to establish B-cycle, Australia’s national battery stewardship scheme. The model is a unique approach that has the capacity to rapidly increase battery collection rates in this country. For the past 10 years, Libby has specialised in electronics and battery stewardship, working in the US, Canada and South Korea for clients such as the Green Electronics Council, the US EPA, the International Sustainable Development Foundation, and numerous electronic-waste recyclers. Libby has a strong focus on facilitating product stewardship at the national level by understanding the impact of life cycle dynamics on achieving responsible end-of-life outcomes.