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Upcoming Event SPC Advance 2017 Oct 17, 2017 - Oct 18, 2017 View Event

Projects

The SPC has developed tools, applications, and services to help your company take meaningful action toward packaging sustainability.

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How2Recycle®  

How2Recycle®

The How2Recycle® Label is a voluntary, standardized labeling system that clearly communicates recycling instructions to the public.

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Essentials of Sustainable Packaging Course  

Essentials of Sustainable Packaging Course

Customized training sessions that offer a comprehensive introduction into sustainable packaging essentials.

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How2Compost  

How2Compost

How2Compost is a standardized on-package label that tells consumers if a package is certified compostable.

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ASTRX  

ASTRX

ASTRX (Applying Systems Thinking to Recycling) The SPC and The Recycling partnership are teaming up to build a roadmap for a stronger American recycling system

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COMPASS Completed

COMPASS

COMPASS® is a design assessment software that compares the environmental impacts of packaging.

Scaling Up Composting in the Charlotte Region Completed

Scaling Up Composting in the Charlotte Region

Brought organics and compostable packaging diversion to the Charlotte, NC area.

Industry Leadership Committees

Join other members in Industry Leadership Committees (ILCs) to collaborate on topics of interest. Objectives ranging from discussions and knowledge sharing to development of resources and reports.

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Electronics Packaging  

Electronics Packaging

The SPC's Industry Leadership Committee on Electronics Packaging provides a forum to have discussions about the unique packaging challenges faced by the electronic and tech product sector.

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Cold Chain Packaging  

Cold Chain Packaging

The Cold Chain Packaging Working Group is focused on finding sustainable solutions to the growing market of cold chain packaging.

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Multi-Material Flexible Packaging Recovery  

Multi-Material Flexible Packaging Recovery

This Industry Leadership Committee studies sustainable end-of-life solutions for multi-laminate flexible packaging.

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Forest Products Working Group  

Forest Products Working Group

The Forest Products Working Group (FPWG) brings together leading companies to share knowledge and develop innovative solutions that support thriving forests and a sustainable forest products industry.

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Transport Packaging Completed

Transport Packaging

This Industry Leadership Committee studies the role that transport packaging plays in sustainable packaging systems.

The Role of Packaging in WBCSD’s Vision 2050 Completed

The Role of Packaging in WBCSD’s Vision 2050

This Industry Leadership Committee studies the World Business Council for Sustainable Developments "Vision 2050" report and examines how packaging fits in to this ambitious blueprint for sustainable production systems.

Event

The Essentials of Sustainable Packaging Training Course

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SPC Impact 2018

Recent news

How the 4th Industrial Revolution will impact packaging, part 2

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How the 4th Industrial Revolution will impact packaging, part 1

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2020 Bioplastics Market Forecast

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The Carbon Footprint’s Return