Webinars

CRI hosts webinars throughout the year on topics of interest and importance to the recycling community.

Upcoming Webinars

Return of Refillables in the United States

Date: Thursday, December 13, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM Pacific (7 AM Hawaii, 12 PM Central, 1 PM Eastern)

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Refillable beverage containers are commonly used throughout the world, but not so much in the United States. Join us on December 13, 2018, special webcast on refillables. Each of our guest speakers will describe their company’s approach to using and collecting refillable beverage containers from their customers.

  • Jules Bailey, Chief Stewardship Officer, Oregon Beverage Recycling Cooperative
  • Caren McNamara, Founder/CEO, Conscious Container, Truckee, California
  • Thorsten Geuer, Director of Operations, Bayern Brewing Inc., Missoula, Montana
  • Lowell Jooste, Owner, LJ Crafted Wines, La Jolla, California

 

This webinar will answer the following questions:

  • What are the environmental and economic advantages of refillables?
  • What is the history of refillables in the U.S.?
  • What is the industry standard refillable and how is it different from a single-use bottle?
  • Are refillables more popular outside of the U.S.?
  • How is Oregon effectively promoting refillables?
  • What incentives do consumers have to separate and return refillables in these programs?
  • How have consumers and brands responded to these new approaches?

 

Please don’t miss this webinar on Thursday, December 13, 2018 and your chance to learn all about refillables and get YOUR questions answered.

 

Questions: please contact Karen@container-recycling.org

 

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Webinar Information

With the myriad of container deposit and packaging bills introduced every year, keeping up with all of them can be a challenge. This webinar gathers a couple of representatives from states with recently active legislation to discuss the efforts to enact, expand, or repeal container deposit and packaging laws around the country.

Presenters:

Jose Ortiz, Deputy Director of the Recycling Division at CalRecycle, will discuss updates on the Budget Change Proposals and legislation related to deposit and packaging which were proposed to the legislature.   

Phillip Sego, Legislative Action and Political Chair at Massachusetts Sierra Club, will provide valuable information on the proposed update to the Bottle Bill in Massachusetts, which has been pending in the state legislature for over 12 years.  

Susan Collins, President at CRI, will provide legislative updates for the following states: Vermont, Rhode Island, North Carolina, New York, Hawaii, Minnesota, Iowa, and Indiana.
For additional information on CRI's webinars, please contact
Fatemeh Bagheri - fbagheri@container-recycling.org

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