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2020 Production Managers’ Meeting and Bag School CANCELLED

Dear PSSMA Members and Associates: The PSSMA Production Managers’ Seminar and Bag School scheduled for May 12-14, 2020 in Charlotte, North Carolina, have been cancelled.  We have been closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation and unfortunately, we have no choice but...

Registration is Now Open

Dear PSSMA Members and Associates,  Registration is now open for the PSSMA 2020 Production Managers’ Seminar, scheduled for May 12-14, 2020. This informative meeting will feature engaging presentations on plant safety, current status and trends in US economics and...

2020 Production Managers’ Seminar

 PSSMA 2020 PRODUCTION MANAGERS’ SEMINAR  EMBASSY SUITES BY HILTON CHARLOTTE • CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA  MAY 12-14, 2020  GENERAL INFORMATION  The 2020 Production Managers’ Seminar will be held at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Charlotte, located in trendy Lower South...

PSSMA Announces 2018 Safety Award Winners

COOPERSBURG, PA (May 28, 2019) – The Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA) has announced the winners of its Safety Awards Program for 2018.  The paper shipping sack manufacturing plants that achieved the best annual safety experience in 2018 in the...

Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association Expands Membership

Industry Milestones Recognized at 2018 Annual Meeting COOPERSBURG, PA (November 27, 2018) – The Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA) announces the expansion of its regular membership, and for the first time, invites all manufacturers of paper sacks...

Use of Recycling Logo Expands to 27 Million Paper Shipping Sacks

COOPERSBURG, PA (October 22, 2018) – The Paper Shipping Sack Manufacturers’ Association (PSSMA) has learned that over 27 million sacks produced by its member companies are now printed with the special recycling emblem, which was developed to encourage end-user recovery of qualified paper shipping sacks (also known as multiwall sacks) with corrugated.

PSSMA Releases Recycling FAQs

Did you know that paper shipping sacks can be recycled with corrugated cardboard? Here’s a handy FAQ to tell you everything you need to know to get started!

Paper Shipping Sack Recycling Information

Paper shipping sacks used for food or food ingredients can now be recycled in the same collection with corrugated cardboard boxes (OCC). A complete guide to recycling these sacks can be downloaded here.