SVP Sustainability, New Ventures & Acquisitions, Construction Specialties, Inc.
Webinar: Advancing Sustainability Through the Supply Chain - Effective Communication and Transparency
Howard previously directed the Interiors Division of Construction Specialties, Inc. The Division received the 2003 Pennsylvania Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence. Howard is an active member of BizNGO for Safer Chemicals and Sustainable Materials, led the Division’s Chemicals Policy implementation, MBDC Cradle-to-Cradle Certification, environmental education, and carbon sequestration initiatives. He led the Acrovyn Business Unit’s transition to Non-PVC products. The Division received the US EPA’s Mid-Atlantic Region 2011 Award for Environmental Excellence. Howard has testified before the US Senate and House supporting chemical policy reform. He participated in UN Chemicals in Products meetings in Geneva, Belgrade, and Boston. He serves on the Certification Standards Board of the Cradle to Cradle Product Innovation Institute. He is LEED AP certified. Howard initiated the C/S Transparency labeling program. His work in the area of material health led to the C/S cameo in the documentary, The Human Experiment.