The paper and paper-based packaging board announces the selection of mary anne hansan as executive director of the paper check-off program. 2016 award winners 2015 award winners 2014 award winners 2013 award winners 2012 award winners.
Myths and facts paper production supports sustainable forest management paper is one of the few truly sustainable products energy use and carbon footprint. Paper and packaging products are an integral part of how life unfolds they let us live sustainably and connect in meaningful ways see how the p + pb is helping. Paper check-off program voting period set – forest2market the program, which will be supported by a per-ton assessment on paper manufacturers and importers, will promote the use of four.
Industry checkoff program development discussed at pfi conference by katie fletcher | july 24, 2015 an update of the proposed wood-to-energy (wte) checkoff program was provided at the 2015. A check-off is established as a result of an affirmative referendum of a majority of the companies voting who represent a majority of the volume of the paper and paper-based packaging. International paper’s mark sutton executive papermaker of the year program better known as the paper check-off, which the paper industry voted overwhelm-ingly to create in november of. Understanding the federal commodity checkoff program by: michael sabet a pril 2010 p repared as an academic requirement for the agricultural law course at the pennsylvania state.
Be a voice for your industry by serving on a research & promotion program board join a group that represents all facets of your industry - from producers to processors, manufacturers to. “the paper check-off will build a promotional program to showcase the positive attributes of our products” the paper check-off was initiated by a panel of industry leaders and approved by. Checkoff programs overview checkoff programs, also referred to as research and promotion programs, promote and provide research and information for.
The us department of agriculture (usda) recently published the final rule for the paper and paper-based packaging promotion program (paper check-off. Run by the paper and packaging board, the paper checkoff aims to help stem the decline of paper use and increase the demand for paper-based packaging learn more.
Additionally, we have committed $1 million annually to the paper industry’s check-off program, which aims to improve public perception of our products with facts about the renewable. The program, which will be supported by a per-ton assessment on paper manufacturers and importers, will promote the use of four types of paper and packaging.
The final rule was published by the us department of agriculture (usda) american forest and paper association january 22, 2014 the final rule was published by the us department of.
The paper industry has voted to create a us department of agriculture paper check-off promotion program eighty-five percent of paper companies voted to create the packaging promotion and. In the united states, a commodity checkoff program collects funds through a checkoff mechanism, hence, the name check-off programs controversies paper and packaging board popcorn.