make products more sustainable
make packaging more sustainable
make forest products more sustainable
make chemicals more sustainable
make business more sustainable


We are a nonprofit that equips business with the science and resources to make products more sustainable.


We believe that packaging systems can be developed to promote economic and environmental health through a sustainable flow of materials.

Forest Products

We believe it's possible to protect our forests and support a thriving forest products industry through informed, responsive corporate actions and innovation.


We believe products can be safer for people and ecosystems alike.

Advisory Services

We believe business can be a catalyst for sustainable transformation.

In the Loop


Moving Beyond the Easy Wins – Integrating Sustainability Into Our Core Business Strategies

As a follow up to our recent SPC Spring Conference, I’d like to share some thoughts on the big picture trends I see happening in the sustainability industry today. The focus on sustainability within companies is shifting. Sustainability has matured and is being embedded in new ways. In the past, sustainable packaging was often considered the gateway to sustainability; the first focus of many sustainability … More