Understanding the Fundamentals: Insights from EPR Practices & Policies
Date & Time
Monday, September 16, 2024, 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM
Location Name
Arbor EFG

Explore the foundational elements and recent advancements in Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR), a critical mechanism in the shift towards sustainable packaging. This panel discussion will cover EPR basics, real-world examples, and developments in key US states, including:

  • Provide an overview of what EPR is and explore lessons learned from Canada's EPR implementations, offering a unique lens on the successes and challenges encountered. 
  • Examine the concept of Eco-Modulation, illuminating how financial incentives can encourage sustainable packaging design.
  • Share takeaways from the Colorado EPR Advisory Board Needs Assessment.
  • Provide updates from the California EPR Advisory Board.
Ajit Perera Neil Menezes Reid Lifset Scott DeFife