Laurence BOURET is a waste management expert for 15 years. She started her career in the public sector before joining the car industry. She dedicated 5 years to her children before developpingalongside Jacques PELISSARD, former MP and former President of the French Mayor’s Association, the first national resource center for Waste Management. Since 2013 she manages a unique and pecular nonprofit EPR program called DASTRI. Financed by the health industry and approved by 3 Ministries, DASTRI is a network of 18000 collection points (mosly pharmacies) offering to homecare patients a safe solution for their sharps. She is also a member of the National Commission for EPR programs in France and has engaged a long term thinking with all stakeholders about the future of EPR programs facing challenges such as the move toward ambulatory care or the development of connected medical devices.