CCSMM Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) Working Group

 
Next Meeting: September 28, 2022 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

 

Join co-chairs Matt Knickerbocker and Diana McCarthy-Bercury to discuss the impact of packaging EPR on consumer prices. 

 

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Working Group Meeting Materials
 

Wednesday August 31, 2022 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm 

 

Meeting Minutes

Working Group Slides

 

Presentations: 

Dr. Ben Elling, Professor, Wesleyan University - Plastic Recycling 

Dr. Anja Branon, U.S. Plastics Policy Analyst, Ocean Conservancy - Managing Chemical Recycling in EPR

 

Wednesday July 20, 2022 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

 

Meeting Minutes

Working Group Slides

 

Thursday October 8, 2020 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

 

Agenda  

Meeting Minutes

 

Presentations:

Jennifer Heaton-Jones, Housatonic Resources Recover Authority (HRRA) - What is EPR?

Tom Metzner, CT DEEP - How Connecticut has benefited from existing EPR programs

Scott Cassel, Product Stewardship Institute (PSI) - Common Elements of EPR

Sarah Nichols, Natural Resources Council of Maine - EPR legislation in Maine

 

Thursday October 22, 2020 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

 

Agenda

Meeting Minutes

 

Presentations:

Working Group slides

Jennifer Heaton-Jones, Housatonic Resources Recovery Authority (HRRA) - HHW and Paint Collection Programs

Lori Vitagliano, Regional Water Authority –  Collection of Gas Cylinders & Tanks

Marjaneh Zarrehparvar, Paintcare – Creation of the Paint Stewardship Program in Connecticut

 

Thursday November 5, 2020 from 1:00pm - 3:00pm

 

Agenda

Meeting Minutes

 

Presentations:

EPR-Working Group slides

Alison Keane, Flexible Packaging Association - FPA Packaging EPR Policy

Dan Felton, Ameripen - Packaging Recovery and Recycling Financing in the U.S.

Dylan de Thomas, The Recycling Partnership - Transforming Recycling for Good

 

Friday November 20, 2020 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

 

Agenda

Meeting Minutes

 

Presentations:

Working Group Slides

Victor Bell, Lorax EPI – Packaging EPR as a Solution for All

David Lefebvre, Recycle BC & Canadian Stewardship Services Alliance - Recycle BC: Full Producer Responsibility 

 

Friday December 4, 2020 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

 

Agenda

Meeting Minutes

 

Presentations:

Working Group slides

Kelsey Wentling, Connecticut River Conservancy - EPR for Tires

Jennifer Heaton-Jones, HRRA - Gas Cylinder EPR Bill

 

 

 

Content last updated September 9, 2022