Marine Debris Solutions: The Plastics Industry's Global Partnerships and Projects, a webinar developed for PAC members by CPIA, ACC, SPI
Featuring speakers from: American Chemistry Council, Canadian Plastic Industry Association, Society of Plastics Industry
Consultant, American Chemistry Council (ACC)
ACC will introduce the formation of the Global Declaration for Marine Litter Solutions and six key strategies aimed at preventing marine debris. The presentation will also highlight projects and partnerships in the US focused on the prevention of marine debris and areas of key collaboration globally.
Vice President, Canadian Plastic Industry Association (CPIA)
CPIA will present information on Canadian projects and partnerships aimed at preventing and reducing the impacts of marine debris. Programs and partnerships, like CPIA's participation in PAC NEXT, focus on recycling, recovery, and education as key preventative actions.
Director, Society of Plastics Industry (SPI)
SPI will present the industry's premier, voluntary pellet stewardship program: Operation Clean Sweep. The program, developed by SPI in the early 1990s, has recently undergone exciting re-energization. With program participants demonstrating the power of businesses' good housekeeping tools, there are new opportunities for program sponsors to show leadership and support of Operation Clean Sweep (at no cost).
February 7, 2013
1-2 p.m. eastern time
A link to the webinar will be sent at 5 p.m. on Wed. Feb. 6.
For more information:
PAC NEXT, Program Coordinator