Events: upcoming conferences and webinars

Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) Impact 2018

  • Date: April 24-26
  • Location: San Francisco, CA
  • Description: Momentum around sustainable packaging is at an all-time high. Industry efforts to improve packaging are widespread and a common understanding has been developed, allowing more advanced conversations throughout the entire supply chain. It’s time to ensure that our actions are aligned with the bigger picture. SPC Impact brings together the leading packaging decision-makers and influencers to focus on contextualizing opportunities for packaging, expanding the possibilities while bringing perspective of our planetary boundaries.
  • Registration: sustainablepackaging.org/events
National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day
  • Date: April 28, 2018, 10am-2pm
  • Location: local police stations nationwide
  • Description: National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day aims to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs, while also educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications.
  • More info: takebackday.dea.gov
Washington State Recycling Association (WSRA) annual conference
Recycling Council of British Columbia (RCBC) Annual Zero Waste Conference
  • Date: May 30 - June 1
  • Location: Whistler, BC
  • Description: British Columbia's premier networking and education event hosted annually by the Recycling Council of British Columbia draws professionals from the government, non-profit, and business sectors. With the overarching goals of reducing waste and building a circular economy, the conference offers progressive programming featuring best practices, theory, and innovations from BC, Canada, and beyond.
  • Registration: www.rcbcconference.ca
Sustainable Oregon 2018