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Fishing for answers in a sea of complexity: sustainable fish oil sourcing

Sustainable sourcing of renewable raw materials is an increasingly critical topic in the pharmaceutical industry. In this episode of “10 Billion Reasons”, Bailey Risteen, BASF Pharma Solutions Global Sustainability Manager, sits down with Manfred Haag and Douglas Pereira Souza on the procurement team to discuss challenges and best practices in sourcing fish oil. Manfred and Douglas explain how BASF is taking action and minimizing its impact on the oceans with an established and comprehensive fish oil sourcing policy.

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Bailey Risteen
Global Sustainability Manager BASF Pharma Solutions

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Manfred Haag

Manfred Haag
Procurement Manager – Renewable Raw Materials, 


Douglas Souza

Douglas Pereira Souza
Direct Procurement Manager Nutrition & Health, BASF Brazil

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