Who We Are

Board of Directors

Chair
Mercedes Landazuri

Councilor
Daniel Falla
Shell Polymers

Treasurer
Kari Bliss
Padnos

Membership Chair
Christopher Surbrook
Midland Compounding & Consulting, Inc.

Technical Program Chair
Robert Render
Ravago Americas

Technical Program Chair
Namrata Salunke
Eaton

Newsletter Editor
Conor Carlin
ILLIG N. America

Secretary
Trent Williams
Rehrig Pacific Company

This Division is composed of plastics professionals who share a passion for the environmental impact of polymer-based materials.

Here you will find dedicated individuals who work in the following areas:

  • Design for the Environment
  • Life Cycle Assessments
  • Processing Technologies
  • Non-petroleum Based Polymers
  • Bio-degradable Polymers
  • Polymers Developed from Renewable Sources
  • Energy Efficient Technologies
  • Recovery Technologies (mechanical and advanced recycling)
  • Incorporation of Reclaimed Plastics into all Manufacturing Streams
  • Air, water, soil and other natural resource concerns as affected by the manufacture and use of resins and plastics materials

The Division will serve as a focal point within SPE in order to provide a baseline for continuing improvement in the environment for generations to come.

Are you interested to learn more? Would you like to join us? Get in touch – we’d love to learn what you’re working on.

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