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Products Meeting Effective Guidelines for Customers’ Expectations in Compostability / Sustainability?

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Specialty Papers 2015, taking place September 15-17 is shaping up to be our most cutting-edge program yet! With timely topics such as investments in specialty papers, premium packaging new equipment technologies and sustainability and compostability, we wanted to give you a sneak peak of what you can expect at this year’s conference. 
With more customers seeking to lessen their carbon footprint, the paper industry often faces challenges to deliver sustainability to their supply chain or product line. Dr. Don Satchell, technology director and manager for Situ Biosciences LLC will present on analyzing the methods of compostability for pulp products that are enhanced with color, gloss and preservatives. He will look at commonly accepted methods to determine biodegradability. Awareness of the range of applicable test and house these work with pulp based products is the key to demonstrating performance. 

In addition to Dr. Satchell’s presentation, Specialty Papers 2015 will feature numerous session including presentations on innovations, investments and premium packaging applications in the specialty papers industry.  Now available: view the complete agenda online.

Take advantage of our early bird registration rates! You’ll save $200 off the full conference registration rate. The deadline to register at the discounted rate is Friday, August 14. The online registration page is now open! Visit the conference website to learn more about the Specialty Papers 2015.

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