Scott Cassel

Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Product Stewardship Institute

Scott Cassel is the Executive Director of the Product Stewardship Institute (PSI), a national nonprofit organization focused on developing post-consumer product waste management solutions with an emphasis on producer responsibility. Mr. Cassel has over 30 years of experience in product and waste management issues.

Prior to founding PSI in 2000, Mr. Cassel served as the Director of Waste Policy and Planning for the Massachusetts Executive Office of Environmental Affairs. Before that, he worked for a start-up solid waste management company, an environmental nonprofit, and several other state government agencies. He is a founding board member/past-president of the North American Hazardous Materials Management Association, and a founding board member of the Global Product Stewardship Council.

Mr. Cassel holds a master’s degree in environmental policy and dispute resolution from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and an undergraduate degree in Geology and Environmental Studies from the University of Pennsylvania.