Our success in sustainable business innovation is a direct result of active collaboration by our members. Join us today and be part of the collective that drives a sustainable future for outdoor industry products and gear.
Attend an Event or Conference
Sustainability Insights Conference
Spend a valuable, informative and productive day prior to Outdoor Retailer Summer Market with industry colleagues and experts on the sustainable business front.
Sustainability is a mainstay of Capitol Summit programming. Stay up to speed on issues at hand in a fun, collaborative networking environment.
Besides the Sustainability Insights Conference, OIA’s education sessions at Outdoor Retailer include many sustainability related topics.
Watch a Webinar at Outdoor University
CMWG Monthly ‘Community of Practice’ Webinar April 2017: ZDHC Wastewater Protocol, Tuesday, Apr 18, 10:00 AM MT
Join A Working Group
Contact the OIA Sustainable Business Innovation team with questions or to join our working groups and task forces. firstname.lastname@example.org
Sustainability Working Group
The OIA Sustainability Working Group includes more than 250 companies voluntarily collaborating to identify and reduce the environmental and social impacts of their products.
Chemicals Management Working Group
The Chemicals Management Working Group drives continuous improvement in chemicals management practices to accelerate the development and use of sustainable chemistry.
Hardgoods and Accessories
The Equipment and Accessories Working Group is dedicated to developing the equipment and accessories content around product indexing, ensuring that any indexing tools (the Higg Index, for example) provide sustainability guidance for all product categories represented by the outdoor industry.
Microfibers & Ocean Plastics
The Microfibers Task Force is working to gather research and identify best practices around microfibers and ocean plastics in an effort to better understand our impact and leverage points as an industry.
The Animal Welfare Task Force supports the development of standards to ensure that animals in all outdoor industry supply chains are treated humanely.