Leadership and Governance

RPTA Product Stewardship Task Force

RPTA's Product Stewardship and Environmental Task Force promotes knowledge of regulatory requirements and responsible care for the safety and health of users of recycled paperboard products and consumers of products packaged in recycled paperboard. The Task Force accomplishes this through appropriate technical discussions, literature dissemination, training sessions, and research projects into the raw materials, and the methods and processes by which recycled paperboard products are produced.

This Task Force also oversees activities to maintain the "RPTA Comprehensive Program for Food-Contact Paperboard Made from Recycled Fiber." In addition, the Task Force promotes environmental compliance and stewardship.

Product Stewardship and Environmental Task Force Officers:

Chair
Todd Schmitt
Corenso North America

Vice Chair
Aline Tetreault
Cascades Canada ULC

RPTA Operating Board

RPTA Board of Trustees


LATEST NEWS

RPTA Certifies Member Mills After Rigorous Auditing Process
The RPTA announced today that it has completed a rigorous, two-year auditing process by NSF of RPTA member mills, assuring brand owners that products produced by certified RPTA member companies are suited for direct food contact packaging applications. For more information, click here.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Paper Mill Superintendent's Seminar/Roundtable
On October 16-17, 2018, RPTA is hosting a Paper Machine Superintendent's Seminar/Roundtable on Safe Paper Machine Tail Threading. This event is open to all RPTA Member Company Employees at no cost. For more information here.

2018 Industry Profile Study
Work is being completed on this year's Physical Properties Benchmarking (Profile) study. The final report will be available mid September.