RPA Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award; Final Call for Entries

Submission deadline is Friday

Arlington, Va, June 9, 2014 – Friday is the final day to enter a submission for the Reusable Packaging Association’s third annual Excellence in Reusable Packaging Award. The award, sponsored by International Contract Molding, LLC, (ICM) an Otto Company, recognizes companies that have developed, supported, or implemented measurable and innovative reusable solutions in a business-to-business supply chain. Non-members as well as members of the RPA are encouraged to enter. Submissions will be reviewed by an independent committee of judges who are not members of the RPA.

Eligible companies must have participated in the reusable packaging industry as of September 1, 2013. Companies will be judged on the quantifiable environmental and economic benefits of their reusable packaging solutions and services. Each company that completes a submission will receive a free one-year membership to the Reusable Packaging Association. Submission forms are available at the RPA website.

The award is supported by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Reusable Packaging Machinery Institute (PMMI) and StopWaste.Org.

About the RPA
The Reusable Packaging Association is a collaborative effort between manufacturers, poolers, distributors, retailers and educators to promote the environmental, safety, and economic benefits of reusable packaging. The RPA serves as the collective voice of the industry and uses its knowledge of the members’ products and services to advance the adoption of reusable packaging and systems throughout the supply chain. The RPA is focused on promoting the expansion of reusables as the preferred packaging solution across supply chains in all industries.