Canadian Packaging

Packaging Innovation Gateway Roadshow

PAC, Packaging Consortium is offering a chance to find out more about whether your packaging is being recycled or composted at the Region of Peel MRF on May 10, 2018.


May 3, 2018
by Canadian Packaging staff

Are you confused about whether your packaging is being recycled or composted?

Are you looking for recommendations on what you can do to improve your packaging’s ability to be recovered?

Do you wish to ask questions to other stakeholders in the packaging value chain in a safe and collaborative environment?

Now you can do so on May 10, 2018 at the Region of Peel MRF (Material Recovery Facility) in a one-day event sponsored by PAC, Packaging Consortium.

Have the unique opportunity to consult with PAC’s panel of subject matter experts and to help advance the circular economy for printer paper and packaging!

Panelists include:

  • Arin Selby, Specialist, Packaging Procurement, Sobeys;
  • Fiona Terry, Specialist, Waste Processing and Disposal, Region of Peel;
  • Eadaoin Quinn, Communications & Outreach Manager, Canada Fibers Ltd.

This event also includes a tour of the Region of Peel’s single stream MRF where recyclable materials are sorted, as well as their organics composting plant for yard waste and green bin organics processing. Be sure to bring your packaging samples.

Stay tuned for more events coming to a location near you:

  • Calgary, Alberta – June 18, 2018;
  • Wolfville, Nova Scotia – June 20, 2018;
  • Montréal, Québec – September 27, 2018;
  • Vancouver, British Columbia – October TBA, 2018

When:
May 10, 2018

Where:
Region of Peel MRF
7795 Torbram Road, Brampton
Education Room, 2nd Floor (west end)

Schedule:
9:30AM – Registration
10AM – 12:15PM – Seminar & panel discussion
12:15 -12:45PM – Lunch
12:45PM – Peel Presentation & Tour
3:15PM – Adjournment
*Attendees must pre-register for this event and are required to bring their own safety shoes


Price CDN US
PAC Members $99 +HST $80 + HST
Non-Members $139 + HST $110 + HST

Limited space available. Only one registrant per company, please.

REGISTER (Canadian Funds)
REGISTER (US Funds)

More information available from Rachel Morier at 416-727-3512 or
via e-mail at rmorier@pac.ca.

About PAC
Join over 2,300 North American members that benefit from the vast networking opportunities through PAC’s wide range of educational activities and events. PAC, Packaging Consortium is a not-for-profit corporation serving as a vital partner and catalyst for the packaging value chain for over 65 years. More information available at www.pac.ca.


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