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» Welcome new members to the PAC family. Thank you to all members for your continued support. JOIN PAC PACKAGING CONSORTIUM FOR NEXT GENERATION THINKERS


» Register now for Omron Automation's Technology Road Shows

» Coca Cola Launches 2017 Sustainability Report

» PMMI's Packaging Hall of Fame Returns

» Heather Schoemaker and Malcolm Brodie of NZWC look at how moving to a zero-waste circular economy will put cash back into Canadians' pockets


» ReVital Polymers, Pyrowave and INEOS Styrolution partner to launch closed-loop North American polystyrene recycling consortium

» Submit your solution to National Zero Waste Council and Think Beyond Plastic's Canadian Innovation Showcase today!


PAC GIVES BACK


» The PAC Atlantic Region raised monies through raffles and registrations at the annual golf tournament on September 14th, to donate to The Children's Wish Foundation, New Brunswick Chapter. Thank you to all those that participated!



» The PAC Pacific Region, in partnership with the Pacific Northwest Society for Coatings Technology (PNWSCT) hosted a golf tournament in June. Sponsors and golfers generously contributed $4,025 for a donation to the BC Children's Hospital Foundation.

We are pleased to report that over $17,000 has been donated from this event to the Foundation over the past 8 years.


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» Sign up now for Course 4 of the Packaging Certificate Program: Packaging Optimization, Life Cycle Approach, Circular Economy, and Consumer Trends. Oct. 23, 2018



» Register Now! Emballage Intensif Module 1 on October 25, 2018 in Montreal, QC. Course given in French.

UPCOMING EVENTS


» LCBO Summerhill Tour, Lunch and Wine Tasting. October 18 in Toronto, ON



» Desire by Desgin Workshop on October 30, 2018 in Toronto, ON. Featuring Shikatani Lacroix president, Jean-Pierre Lacroix


» If you would like to host a tour of your facility, please contact lcooper@pac.ca.


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


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» Learn about PAC INSURE!

» Member discounts on home and auto insurance

» Member discounts on a ROBO advisor platform

» Exclusive coverage and wordings forcommercial insurance

» Group benefits plan

» For more information contact Michelle Cowell at mcowell@bkifg.com


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PAC TO THE FUTURE II was a hit!
We've designed a "key learnings" document, that offers a snapshot of what each session thought leader shared with our attendees.


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» Ocean Pollution & Packaging Seminar and Tour on October 29, 2018 in Vancouver, BC.


» NEW RELEASE: Packaging Policy and Stewardship Program Updates: Fall 2018

» Industry Event Schedule


» Quantifying environmental benefits of recycled plastic

» G7 countries eye waste-to-energy incineration as art of plastic pollution solution

» Recyclability revolution in high-barrier films

» How flexible packaging trends are shifting and why

» Amazon incentivizes brands to create Frustration-Free packaging

» SoCal retail development kicks off recyclable paper cup initiative

» The Collective launches technology to help recycle black plastic packaging

» European associations call for negotiations in packaging debate

» Fairy, Head & Shoulders and Tesco launch eco-friendly bottles

» RPC Design creates sustainability grading system

» The beginning of a revolution in packaging

» Unilever, Ikea, other major consumer firms back plastic waste pledge

» PepsiCo joins Danone and Nestle Waters in bio-based bottles R&D partnership

» Aramak to reduce all single-use plastic by 2022

» Henkel sets new sustainable packaging targets for 2025

» As China trade fight escalates, industry sees concerns, gains

» Research provides higher US disposal estimates


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» The power of packaging to reduce food waste

» Consumer attitudes to 'best before' dates contribute to food waste, UQAM study finds


» The PackHub offers technical support, insight, and innovation for every stage of your packaging project

» PAC members receive 15% off of The PackHub reports

» Learn more about ThePackHub

» For more information contact Paul Jenkins at paul.jenkins@thepackhub.com



» Jones Packaging receives Commercialization of the Year Award at CPES 2018

» "Why reaching consumers through intelligent packaging is crucial to your business" New intelliPACK white paper released.

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» Learn more about intelliPACK


» IFS PACsecure 188 Companies Certified Worldwide - 157 North America



» Check out the IFS PACsecure video!


» The integration of the IFS PACsecure Standard and practices has contributed to BOXmaster providing something unique in our market.


» Assessment and Selection of GFSI Packaging Standard: The daunting challenge for many of our collegues in the food supply chain is selecting the right GFSI standard. in this article we'll share our assessment and selection process.


» About IFS - Providing trusted standards and services to improve product integrity


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About PAC
Join over 2,400 North American members that benefit from the PAC CONNECT network through a wide range of educational activities, awards and competitions, seminars, facility tours and social events. PAC Packaging Consortium is a not-for-profit corporation serving as A VITAL PARTNER AND CATALYST FOR THE PACKAGING VALUE CHAIN since 1950. Learn more.


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