November 05, 2013
Washington , District of Columbia - United States
Members: Free, NonMembers: $299
November 5, 2013
SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association
In this session the SPI Bioplastics Council will provide the latest information about issues and questions of concern in order to support the plastics industry, consumers, retailers, and others in identifying unsubstantiated and misleading product claims.
Topics addressed will include:
What is the new terminology being used and what does it really mean?
What is the actual degradation process of these additives?
What impact does use of these additives have on the composting and recycling infrastructure?
What is being done now at a Federal and State level to address misleading product claims?
What recommendations does the Bioplastics Council have for industry professionals?
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