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Workshop: Feeling China’s Fatigue

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Workshop: Feeling China’s Fatigue (additional fee of $89) Wednesday, Oct. 17 • 2:45 – 3:45 PM   World recovered paper markets were thrown into chaos in early 2017 because of China’s implementation of restrictions on recovered paper imports. This workshop will cover the status of those restrictions, how they came about, the implications on U.S. […]

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BOWLING IS HOT HOT HOT!

Just when you thought the summer was over…the heat is just beginning! BOWLING IS HOT HOT HOT! Don’t miss out on this fun event for a worthy cause! The PSI Bowling Tournament in Chicago (see below for details) Hurry – Registration ends September 29th It’s that time of year again! Come join in the fun and […]

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Congratulations to PSI Members’ Children

Our 2018 Scholarship Recipients! One membership benefit of Paper Stock Industries and ISRI’s Recycling Research Foundation is to annually award $2,000 scholarships to college students related to employees of PSI member companies. Funding for the scholarships is raised through “funraising” events and direct contributions. To donate, click here. (Washington, DC)—The Paper Stock Industries Chapter—a national chapter of the […]

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Attend the MRF Summit in August 2018

ISRI and it’s National Chapter of Paper Stock Industries joins forces with SWANA for MRF Summit August 22-23, 2018 Nashville, TN Gaylord Opryland Hotel during SWANA’s WASTECON® conference The MRF Summit, a joint event of ISRI’s MRF Council and the Solid Waste Association of North America, will be held in conjunction with SWANA’s WASTECON show at […]

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Meet Executive Committee Member Leonard Zeid

Congratulations to our new 2018 Executive Committee member, PSI President Leonard Zeid!  Meet Leonard Zeid Executive Vice President & Director of the Brokerage Division Midland Davis Corporation Leonard Zeid is currently the Executive Vice President & Director of the Brokerage Division of Midland Davis Corporation. As head of Midland’s brokerage group, Zeid is responsible for Midland’s […]

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Meet Executive Committee Member Ray Oge

Congratulations to our new 2018 Executive Committee member, PSI Secretary-Treasurer Ray Oge!  Meet Ray Oge General Manager, Northeast Division GP Harmon Recycling Ray Oge is currently the General Manager, Northeast Division at GP Harmon Recycling.  Ray and his team are responsible for all sourcing & selling activities, plant P&L as well as procurement for Georgia-Pacific mills.  Ray […]

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Meet Executive Committee Member Linda Leone

Congratulations to our new 2018 Executive Committee member, PSI Vice President Linda Leone!  Meet Linda Leone Vice President, International Fiber Supply WestRock Recycling Linda Leone is vice president, International Fiber Supply for WestRock Recycling. She is responsible for providing support for U.S. recycled fiber needs for WestRock’s India and Brazil operations, as well as retaining responsibility for […]

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President’s Message from Leonard Zeid

The past two years under the leadership of PSI Chapter President Myles Cohen were very active and very productive for our Chapter, ISRI and for our Industry. PSI established during his tenure work that include several paper summits, which led to the updating and integration of the paper stock specifications, creation of the MRF Council […]

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PSI Webinar and Officer Election

Don’t miss the PSI Webinar and Officer Election March 16th 1 pm-3 pm EST Get to know the candidates below!   IMPORTANT PSI CHAPTER MEETING VIA WEBINAR! Topics to include: Voting for chair officers Convention overview – Chuck Carr Outlook in China – Joe Pickard MRF Summit in August(Nashville) – Linda Leone and Chuck Carr Reviews […]

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China Will Issue Final Scrap Import Guidelines

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) issued an email Nov. 13, 2017 noting that the Chinese government is expected to release final scrap import guidelines in 2-4 weeks. The email states: “Industry contacts believe the Chinese government will finalize the contaminants thresholds in its Environmental Protection Control standards for scrap (GB 16487) at 1 percent […]

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