Events: upcoming conferences and webinars

From Plastic to Progress: Bold Global Proposals from the G7, EU and UN Environment Programme

  • Date: July 20, 11am Pacific
  • Location: webinar
  • Description:  In this webinar from the Container Recycling Institute (CRI), delve into the details of the G7 and European Union's most ambitious policy proposals on reducing plastic pollution, such as the EU's 90% collection target on plastic bottles by 2025; a proposed ban on single-use plastic; increased Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) for single-use plastic food and beverage containers; the G7’s goal of 100% reusable, recyclable or recoverable plastics by 2030, and more. Experts include Susan V. Collins of CRI, Clarissa Morawski of reloop, and Ashley Wallis of Environmental Defence, Ontario.
  • Registration: www.container-recycling.org
California Resource Recovery Association (CRRA) annual conference
North American Hazardous Material Management Association (NAHMMA) NW Chapter conference
  • Date: Sept. 17-19
  • Location: Tacoma, WA
  • Registration: nahmma.org