Thank You for Attending!
Thank you to all SPC members who joined us in Phoenix for our 2010 Fall Members-Only Meeting. We hope you enjoyed the event.
Presentations and Attendee List
SPC members can access presentations from the meeting and the attendee list here
Schedule at a Glance
Monday, September 13
1:00 - 2:30 pm: Planning Meetings for Composting and International Education and Outreach projects, and a meeting for current members of the SPC Labeling for Recovery Project working group
2:30 - 3:15 pm: New Member Orientation
3:30 pm: Meeting Welcome and First Session
6:00 - 8:00 pm: Opening Reception
Tuesday, September 14
8:30 am - 5:30 pm: Meeting Sessions
6:00 - 7:30 pm: Joint Reception with Sustainable Packaging Forum
Sustainable Packaging Forum
We are pleased to announce that, as with previous years, we are co-locating our meeting with the Sustainable Packaging Forum to be held September 15-16 at the Arizona Grand Resort. Please note that you must register separately for both the SPC Fall Meeting and the Sustainable Packaging Forum
. Sustainable Packaging Forum Information and Registration
As Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) has gained momentum, it is timely that the SPC take the opportunity to take a deep dive into the topic along with expert guests. Sessions will include:
- Garth Hickle, Product Stewardship Team Leader for the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, as our keynote speaker and leader for an introductory session on EPR.
- Derek Stephenson, President of StewardEdge and expert in the development of EPR systems from the ground up, will discuss the approach of Vermont and other states.
- Interactive working sessions focused on discussion and prioritization of the key issues that the packaging industry faces with regards to EPR.
- Pre-meeting project ideation sessions on Composting and International Education and Outreach, and a working meeting for members of the Labeling for Recovery project working on pilots.
Members must register by Friday, September 3 to avoid a $150 late registration fee.
SPC members receive one or two complimentary registrations, depending on membership level. Additional member registrations are $595.
$11,000 and $6,000-level corporate members: Two complimentary attendees.
$2,500-level corporate members, academic institutions and government agency members: One complimentary attendee.
To register, you will need to login to the website. If you forgot your login information, you can reset your password to have a new password sent to you via email (your user name is your email address). Register Now
The SPC and Sustainable Packaging Forum have reserved a room block at the Arizona Grand Resort for $149/night. Please reserve your hotel room by August 30 to secure this rate. You can make your reservation online or by calling 877-800-4888. Reserve Hotel Room
Our generous meeting hosts: The Dow Chemical Company, Fort Dearborn Company, iGPS, NatureWorks LLC, and Sealed Air Corporation.