Board Chairs: Renaud des Rosiers, Amy's and Paul Darby, Novamont
Charter: A group of BPI Members working together to grow awareness of BPI and the overall value of compostable products by supporting and promoting the organization's Certification, Education, and Advocacy programs.
Monthly Call: First Wednesday of the month, 11 EST
Board Chairs: Peg Hoks, Georgia Pacific and Becky Brooks, Natureworks, LLC
Certifier & Technical Reviewer: Oliver Ehlert, DIN CERTCO
Charter: A technical committee overseeing the validation process associated with issuing the BPI Certification Mark. The committee will also act as a liaison between BPI, BPI member companies, and standards bodies such as ASTM.
Monthly Call: Second Tuesday of every other month, 10 EST
Develop "Certification Scheme" to document BPI procedures used to validate compliance with ASTM Standard Specifications D6400 and D6868 (completed February 2019).
Board Chairs: Jeanette Hanna, BASF and Laurie Hansen Sheets, WPA (representative of Natureworks, LLC)
Charter: A forum for discussing and collaborating on pending legislation that impacts compostable products and packaging, as well as the growth of the composting industry. Identify projects and resources needed to better advocate for compostables within zero waste systems.
Monthly Call: Last Tuesday of the month, 1 EST