Tim Goodman


As Circular Economy Manager for NatureWorks, Tim is responsible for developing and implementing end-of-life (EOL) management strategies for the recovery of PLA from the post-consumer waste stream. More specifically, current efforts are focused on the use of compostable packaging as a tool to help recover food waste through composting and anaerobic digestion. Tim has 30+ years in the solid waste/recycling industry. In this time, he has served in both government and the private waste services industry, gaining experience in a variety of end-of-life management methods. He has dedicated his career to pushing boundaries toward the concept of zero waste management (or something close to it).