Watch our webinar:
Take recyclability to new heights


Want to learn more about the current state of recyclability for plastics and fiber in North America? Watch a complimentary recording of our webinar featuring three packaging recyclability experts.

Our panelists share their insights on improving packaging recycling outcomes and overcoming challenges. They also discuss their market perspectives and predictions for the future.

Hope you enjoy!



Date: June 28

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST.

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Our panelists:

David Bender,
Chief Executive Officer for Circular Polymers

David has a deep knowledge and passion for recycling. He has owned, operated or advised four separate reclamation companies. He was the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Perpetual Recycling Solutions, the leading U.S. provider of food-grade recycled PET flake in Richmond, IN. He owned and was chief executive of Pure Tech Plastics in Farmingdale, NY. He advised on the start-up of Geo-Tech Polymers in Waverly, OH and a distressed reclaimer, Plastic Reclamation Partners, in Chicago, IL.

Circular Polymers – Remade in the USA

Jim Schneider,
Vice President of Operations at Sustana Fiber

Jim holds a degree in Pulp and Paper Engineering from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point. Jim’s career began with International Paper Research in Erie, PA, and entered the mill system in a variety of roles including Technical Management, Director of Quality, Engineering, and Operations. Prior to joining Sustana Fiber, Jim worked in Product Development focused on food packaging and release liner development.

Sustana Fiber | Premium, eco-friendly recycled fibers, servicing North America

Ashley Drew,
Sustainability Manager for UPM Raflatac, Americas

Ashley has over 8 years of experience working with environmental and sustainability programs. Ashley’s goal is to generate business value through thought leadership as well as creating and educating on sustainable solutions throughout the organization.