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20 October

Taking Action on SUPs: Alternatives to loose fill

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For the third Taking Action on SUPs webinar in the series, we will focus on the phase out of expanded polystyrene (EPS) for product protection and currently available alternatives. This session will also provide guidance and direction on the planned national EPS phase out.

In this session we will clarify what is covered by the EPS phase out and share APCO tools and resources to help you identify appropriate alternatives. We will be joined by guest speaker, Keith Chessell from the Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) Education Team, who will share some of the 2021 PIDA winners and a few WorldStar examples.
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Learn about available APCO resources and tools to help you get started on the EPS phase-out, including our Action Plan for Problematic and Unnecessary Single-Use Plastic Packaging, the Sustainable Packaging Guidelines (SPGs) and the Quickstart Guide – Design for Recovery, Reuse, Recycling or Composting. Discussion of alternatives to EPS currently available for product protection

This session will include a Q&A for attendees to provide feedback.

Please note, this webinar will take place at 2:00pm - 3:00pm AEST.
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