How can businesses balance material health, regulatory compliance and public perception when selecting packaging materials?
The health and safety implications of materials used in packaging has become a growing concern for consumers, brands and retailers. This discussion unpacks some key questions and nuances in material health, addressing regulatory compliance, evolving public perceptions and growing concerns from consumers. The panel shares real-world insights on materials selection and the importance of material health throughout the lifecycle of a package. Listeners will walk away with strategies and tools to select the best materials for a safe, circular supply chain.
- Nina Goodrich, Director, Sustainable Packaging Coalition
- Jay Bolus, President, MBDC
- Dr. Lauren Heine, Director of Safer Materials & Data Integrity, ChemForward; Senior Science Advisor, Northwest Green Chemistry