IoPP TECHNICAL BAG COMMITTEE
Bilmar Beach Resort, St. Petersburg, Florida
January 22-23, 2013
Bilmar Beach Resort
10650 Gulf Boulevard
Treasure Island, FL 33706
Reservation code: (TBC) Technical Bag Committee
Rate: $119.00 per night.
"Deluxe Studio Rooms" with beach front views available through January 11th
Reservations may be made afterwards based on availability.
Cancellation policy: 48 hours
IoPP Technical Bag Committee reservations should be made at: www.iopp.org
Under home page; tab to events, locate the TBC (click on more info), register at TBC meeting on far right column
Presentations during the meeting are:
Zippak: Presentation of Security Seals, Self-sealing Closure, and emerging trends.
H.B. Fuller: Presentation of Adhesives Update for Laminations, Bag Closures, and Back Seam.
Mica Corp: Presentation of Inks as Substrate.
IoPP Organization: Presentation of IoPP Collective Programs.
ITW Dynatec: Presentation of European Sack Innovations.
PSSMA Report: Bob Langston reporting of Activity from the PSSMA.
Monday, January 21st
Early arrivals: Dinner on your own
6.30pm Executive Committee (only) meeting
Tuesday, January 22nd
Golf outing will be Tuesday AM. Anyone interested in golfing should contact Mark Ardito by email at: email@example.com, or phone 207 649 6943. The golf course link is Bardmoor Golf & Country Club
Meeting Start at 1:00 – 5:00PM
Wednesday, January 23rd
8:00 – 11:55AM
12 noon- meeting adjourns.
TBC General Business Topic review Continued Performance & quality
? Machinery & equipment
? Palletizing and transport
? Printing and inks
? Grease and oil resistant bags
? Legal or environmental regulations
? Compliance testing and certifications
? Ecology, reuse, recycle, recovery & disposal
? Emerging packaging competitive to flexible packaging
? Renewable substrates
? Quality systems
? Bag testing (ASTM, TAPPI,FIBCs)
? WPP Pinch bag
? Reclosable WPP bags
? Hybrid bag technology
? Trends in Evergreen bags
? Pest control in packaged products
? Expandable responsibility initiative
? Pet food end-user presentation
? Waste Management
? Bag School
? Future meeting and TBC directions
The meeting fee will again be $150.00 online and $175.00 at the time of the meeting.Click here to register online.
Mark Ardito, Chair (past chair, elect) - Mark.Ardito@solvay.com
Mike Doucette, Vice Chair (chair elect) - firstname.lastname@example.org
Jessica Bodine, Secretary (vice-chair elect) - email@example.com
Mike Jenkins, Secretary elect - firstname.lastname@example.org
Please scroll down or click on the following links:
Meeting Minutes Archive
The Technical Bag Committee is recognized as the leading expert group in the body of knowledge related to shipping bags - sharing knowledge and ideas through a network of manufacturers, users and shippers to advance commercial bag applications through technological innovation.
The Technical Bag Committee provides a forum for members to advance professional development, exchange technical information, present innovative products and services, network with industry leaders, stay abreast of technology trends / regulations, and ultimately, continuously improve the products we market.
PAPER, MULTIWALL AND TEXTILE BAGS
SINGLE AND MULTI-PLY POLYMER BAGS
FLEXIBLE INTERMEDIATE BULK CONTAINERS
MANUFACTURING, FILLING AND HANDLING EQUIPMENT
INNOVATIVE MATERIALS OF CONSTRUCTION
The Committee is open to all persons interested in packaging within the committee's scope. Typical membership functions consist of: Packaging Engineers, Purchasing Agents/Mgrs., Technical Support, Technical Sales/Product Development, Regulatory Expert, and Trade / Technical Councils.