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PSI Past President Interview: George Chen

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Q & A PSI Retrospective: George Chen Q: Are you still actively involved in the paper recycling/brokerage business? A: Yes, I export recovered paper to Taiwan, Vietnam, Thailand, and Indonesia. Q: What is your current job title and company? A: I am president of G&T Trading International Corp., a Clifton, NJ-based company that exports recovered […]

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Winter Event Is a Texas-Sized Success!

“Everything is bigger in Texas,” they say, and the PSI Chapter Winter Event—held Jan. 24 in Austin, Texas—was a huge success, exceeding even the chapter’s high expectations. Based on final registration figures, 65 people attended the event’s meetings and workshops, while 130 participated in the tours and dinner. The event then wrapped up in style—and […]

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Welcome New Member: Graphic Packaging

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Graphic Packaging International—which became a PSI Chapter member in 2018—is a Fortune 500 corporation involved in the design and production of paper-based packaging solutions for customers in the food, beverage, foodservice, and other consumer-product sectors, including many of the world’s most widely recognized companies and brands. Based in Sandy Springs, GA, and global in scope, […]

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Don’t Forget the PSI Chapter Scholarship Program!

Don’t forget about Scholarships…   The PSI Chapter 2019 academic scholarship program is underway, with the qualification requirements and application posted here. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2019, with winners announced in June.  PSI scholarships provide funds to select students who are dependents of employees in the recycling divisions of PSI Chapter member […]

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Get Involved: Join the PSI Today

The Paper Stock Industries (PSI) Chapter of ISRI can give members a competitive edge to help them achieve even greater success. PSI is a leading forum for scrap paper processors, MRFs, brokers, and consumers. PSI offers invaluable benefits to its members. PSI’s key strengths are in providing advocacy, standards, training, and networking for its member […]

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Profiles in Paper: Vic Rice

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Q & A Interview with VIC RICE Q: When and how did you enter the recycling industry? A: In 1976, after I played a couple years in the ski industry, Consolidated Fibers hired Bill Gleason, an international marketing expert from Crown Zellerbach, who in turn hired me to build an international division for its approximately 30 […]

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Welcome New Member: Closed Loop

Closed Loop Partners—the newest PSI Chapter member—is an investment platform that supports sustainable consumer goods, recycling, and the development of the circular economy. Investors include many of the world’s largest consumer goods companies and family offices interested in investments that provide strong financials returns and tangible social impact. Maite Quinn-Richards, Closed Loop’s managing director as […]

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Join the Industry’s Best & Brightest at the PSI Chapter Winter Event!

Join the Best & Brightest at the PSI Chapter Winter Event! Thursday, January 24 Omni Austin Hotel Downtown, Lone Star Room, Austin, Texas     Want to know which leading companies will have representatives at the PSI Chapter Winter Event? For starters, buyers from the following list of top mill consumers will attend: Caraustar Georgia Pacific Green Bay Packaging […]

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Stellar Speakers at the PSI Chapter Winter Event

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The PSI Chapter Winter Event on Jan. 24 in Austin, Texas, features an impressive slate of speakers at its two market-focused workshops.     In addition to the above workshops, the PSI Chapter Winter Event offers a meeting with U.S. Postal Service representatives on Undeliverable Bulk Business Mail (UBBM), tours of a MRF and Exotic […]

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Adopt Positive Change: Join the PSI Today

The Paper Stock Industries (PSI) Chapter of ISRI is a leading forum for scrap paper processors, MRFs, brokers, and consumers. PSI offers invaluable benefits to its members.  PSI’s key strengths are in providing advocacy, standards, training, and networking for its member companies. PSI can give members a competitive edge to help them achieve even greater […]

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