Sustainable Packaging Technical Committee

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The Sustainable Packaging Technical Committee (SPTC)  is a technical committee of the Institute of Packaging Professionals.

SPTC Information

SPTC includes seven subcommittees:

  • Intro - Definitions of Sustainability & A Description of the Circular Economy
  • Business - Topics around Triple Bottom Line & ESG Commitments
  • Climate - Packaging Impact on Climate, LCA & LCI & Carbon Credits
  • Bio/Compost - Materials & End of Life
  • Recycling - Definitions, PCR, Mechanical, Chemical, Recyclable Vs. Recycled
  • Labeling - FTC Green Guides, How-2-Recycle & Other
  • Regulation - EPR, PCR Mandates
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Sustainable Packaging Technical Committee Leadership

Executive Committee

Co-Chairperson: Steve Carter, Treehouse Foods
Co-Chairperson: Patrick Keenan, General Mills
Mike Ross, Unilever
Eric Gassaway, Tricor Braun