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APR Meeting Information:

 

June 2019 APR Member Meeting

June 4-6, 2019

Minneapolis, Minnesota 

Registration 

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Hotel

The Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel - The Depot
225 Third Ave South
Minneapolis, MN 55401

Click here to book a room at the special $199/night rate.  

Agenda

Tuesday

1:30 - 4:30     APR Member Meeting - Opening Session

The State of the APR: Steve Alexander, President, APR

Changing MRF Economics - What Does it Mean for Plastics Recycling?

Dan Leif, Managing Editor, Plastics Recycling Update

Sandi Childs, Film and Flexible Programs Director, APR 

TBD

APR's Demand Champions - Why is this Program So Important?

Liz Bedard, Olefin/Rigid Plastics Recycling Program, APR

Demand Champions Vendor, TBD

Demand Champion Case Study #1, TBD

Demand Champion Case Study #2, TBD 

What's Next for the Foundation for Plastic Recycling?: Lisa Lopinsky, Executive Director, Foundation for Plastic Recycling

4:45 - 5:45     PS Reclamation Committee Meeting

4:45 - 5:45     MRF Committee Meeting

5:45 - 7:30     Welcome Reception

Wednesday

7:00 - 8:00       Breakfast

8:00 - 10:30     PET Technical Committee Meeting

8:00 - 10:30     Olefins Rigids Committee Meeting

11:00 - Noon    PCR Subcommittee Meeting

11:00 - Noon    PET Reclaimers Meeting - PET RECLAIMERS ONLY

Noon - 1:00      Lunch

1:00 - 2:30        Communications Committee Meeting

        1:00 - 3:00        Olefins Technical Committee Meeting

        3:00 - 5:00        Film Committee Meeting  

 4:30 - 6:30       APR Reception

Thursday

7:30 - 8:30       Breakfast

8:30 - Noon     APR Closing General Session

APR Programs in Action

Liz Bedard, Olefin/Rigid Plastics Recycling Program, APR

Sandi Childs, Film and Flexible Programs Director, APR 

Kate Eagles, Program Director, APR

Kara Pochiro, VP of Communications & Public Affairs, APR

John Standish, Technical Director, APR

Michael Westerfield, Dart Container Corporation (Leader of APR's PS Reclamation Committee)

Critical Guidance Presentations and Recognition

TBD

TBD 

 

Thank you to our meeting sponsor,
APR Member Avery Dennison!

   

Upcoming Meetings

JUNE 2019 APR MEMBER MEETING

June 4-6, 2019

The Renaissance Minneapolis - The Depot (Marriott)

225 Third Ave South

Minneapolis, MN 55401

 

OCTOBER 2019 APR MEMBER MEETING

October 1-3, 2019

Embassy Suites Hilton Scottsdale Resort

5001 N. Scottsdale Road

Scottsdale, AZ 85250

 

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