Events Details

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 November Open Forum- PAC NEXT Initiative



Wednesday, November 14, 2012
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST


SPC Project Manager Adam Gendell will provide an overview of a PAC NEXT initiative co-chaired by the SPC and Éco Enterprises Québec to develop the next generation of design guidance for sustainable packaging. This activity was initiated at the behest of the Canadian Council of the Ministers of the Environment. Adam will present an overview of the work to date in developing this important new piece of work.  

Presenters
Adam Gendelll, Project Manager, GreenBlue's Sustainable Packaging Coalition 

Adam  joined GreenBlue in early 2010 as a Project Associate and his work is primarily focused on municipal solid waste management and the suitability of packaging materials for various end-of-life scenarios. Adam most recently researched and authored the Sustainable Packaging Coalition’s report entitled Assessing the Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Biodegradation in Landfills. He is also responsible for developing and delivering the SPC’s domestic and international sustainable packaging education courses and various other tasks for the SPC, as well as performing lead research for many Advisory Services projects.  


To Attend
SPC contacts from member companies are emailed the call information three weeks before the call. If you are part of a member company and would like to attend the call but did not receive the information, please contact us and we will send it to you