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Education and Outreach

As part of the SPC's education and outreach, it holds several in-person and online meetings and educational events a year. The SPC believes it will require collaboration throughout the supply chain to affect the change needed to realize sustainable packaging. As a result, the SPC continually looks for opportunities to advance its mission through participation in and hosting of conferences and meetings.

 

SPC Open Forum - Corrugated Fiberboard and Repulpability Standards





 














Tuesday, December 8, 2015

11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST



December Open Forum: Corrugated Fiberboard and Repulpability Standards

The Fibre Box Association (FBA) is a non-profit trade association representing North American manufacturers of corrugated packaging. On Tuesday, December 8 from 11am-noon ET, FBA Vice President Rachel Kenyon will join the SPC for December’s Open Forum webinar.

Rachel will update attendees about the current market for corrugated cardboard and provide a broader picture of corrugated recycling and recovery challenges. Rachel will cover the most recent developments with wax alternatives and share details about repulpability certification testing standards. Attendees will have the opportunity to discuss recyclability issues for paper-based packaging and why corrugated has the highest recovery rate in America. Register today to join the conversation.



Rachel KenyonManaging Director of Moore Recycling Associates

Vice President of the Fibre Box Association (FBA)


Rachel Kenyon is Vice President of the Fibre Box Association (FBA). Rachel joined the FBA in 2008 as the Director of Member and Industry Relations and began serving as Vice President in 2011. Ms. Kenyon was formerly the Vice President of Marketing and Product Development and a member of the business management team for Weyerhaeuser’s Containerboard Packaging and Recycling Business. She was the first director of the Corrugated Packaging Council, the precursor to the Corrugated Packaging Alliance, and was active in several industry committees at Weyerhaeuser. Ms. Kenyon is a former board member of the International Corrugated Packaging Foundation and a graduate of Michigan State University.

Moderator: Rosemary Han


To Attend:
SPC Members can register here