Welcome to new members:
» Orion Global Business Sustainability Consultants
» Scout Environmental

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Visit our Event Calendar for all of PAC's exciting upcoming courses, workshops and plant tours!

»These tokens could reduce food waste at Halifax restaurants

» Major Ontario Grocery Chains Set Precedent to Reduce Food Waste

» Shops urged to help cut £10bn food waste cost

» EU Parliament: Cutting Food Waste

» Tesco Develops Resealable Salad Bag To Combat Food Waste

» A systematic review of food losses and food waste generation in developed countries

IFS PACsecure, GFSI benchmarked, has now certified over 128 facilities to date in North America and Europe. For a full list of certified organizations, please visit:

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IFS PACsecure: Structure and Features
IFS PACsecure: Most Common Deviations

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• Member discounts on home and auto insurance
• Member discounts on a ROBO advisor platform
• Exclusive coverage and wordings for commercial insurance
• Group benefits plan

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About PAC
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Golf Season is Here!

Save the Date
Central Region Fall Golf Tournament
September 12, 2017 - Carlisle, ON

RACHEL'S SNEAK PEEK: Ramping up the Circular Economy

PAC NEXT Event Schedule:
» PAC Goes East! Packaging for Food & the Future
June 7th, Masstown, NS

» Multi-Material Laminates
June 8th 11am-12pm ET

» Packaging Innovation Gateway
June 15th, 2pm-3pm ET

Industry event schedule

» RCO June 8th event: Accelerating Circular Economic Behaviour and Waste Reduction in the IC&I Sector

» NYC moves to reinstate foam ban with new analysis

» Dupont’s 2017 Packaging Award winners

» Laying down markers for plastic packaging recycling

» Study quantifies benefits of pyrolysis technologies

» Nestlé Waters signs on to support Closed Loop recycling efforts

» Optimizing e-commerce packaging for sustainability

» How National Sword is upending exports

» Will a bigger deposit yield more recycling?

» Unilever develops technology to tackle plastic sachet waste

Still time to register!
Packaging Certificate Program Course 2
June 20-22, 2017

Precisely Packaging On-line is available now!

Ellen MacArthur Foundation announces New Plastics Economy $2 million Innovation Prize

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Welcome to our new member
» Sobeys

Membership now open, contact for more info.

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