Cleanfarms Inc., Canada
Barry Friesen is Executive Director of Cleanfarms Inc. and has been at the helm since its launch in 2010. A professional engineer who has worked for years in the waste-resource management business, he continues his mission to eliminate waste in our society. Cleanfarms is an industry stewardship company responsible for managing the collection, recycling and safe disposal of agricultural waste across Canada. He’s been deeply involved in an solid waste issues since 1995. Barry currently serves on the Board of the Canadian Product Stewardship Council and as a member of the AGRI plastics working group of the European Association of Plastics Recycling and Recovery Organizations.