AIP technical seminar at ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo

Australian Institute of Packaging to host sustainable packaging workshop.

The Australian Institute of Packaging (AIP) will host a sustainable packaging workshop alongside the ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo.

The session, Understand the 2025 National Packaging Targets and the move to Sustainable Packaging: The impact on the waste and cleaning industries, will be held on Wednesday, 23 October.

The technical seminar will be designed as an interactive panel discussion so attendees can understand the challenges and changes faced across the entire supply chain.

Expert speakers will include:

  • Barry Cosier, sustainability director, Australian Food and Grocery Council;
  • Kurt Palmer, director, Australian Industrial Ecology Network (AIEN);
  • Keith Chessell FAIP, AIP board member, Australian Packaging Covenant Organisation (APCO),
  • Michael Vandertop, managing director Rhima Australia and;
  • Simon Van Leuven MAIP, managing director, Vanden Recycling.

Run in partnership with ISSA and Interpoint Events, the ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene Expo is the leading commercial cleaning trade in Australia. This year’s event will take place on 23-24 October 2019 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC).

Event details:

Date: Wednesday, 23 October

Location:  Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre

Time: 9am – 10.30am


$20 + GST AIP members
$30 +GST non-members

For more information or to register, click here

To register for the ISSA Cleaning & Hygiene , click here. For more information about the event or to book a stand, contact Samantha Ewart on 02 8586 6106 or email

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