Flexible Packaging

& Extrusion


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As students and professionals around the world, members of TAPPI's Flexible Packaging & Extrusion Division strive to advance the innovative and responsible production of flexible packaging materials.

Whether you attend our annual conference, are a committee member, read our newsletter, or are just curious about emerging flexible packaging and extrusion technologies, there is something on our website for you.  Please take a look around our website – learn, and join in the fun!

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Join us in Charlotte, NC April 23, 2018

Each year the International Flexible Packaging and Extrusion Division sponsors several events that address key industry topics.  Upcoming events include:

  • 2018 International Flexible Packaging and Extrusion Division Conference, April 23 – 25, Charlotte, NC [link to event page]
  • 2018 Stand-up Pouch Workshop, June 13, Miami, FL – in conjunction with the Global Pouch Forum
  • 2018 Extrusion Coating Course, August, location to be determined
  • 2019 European PLACE Conference, May, location to be determined

Visit the event site for more information and to register.


Get involved in the TAPPI Flexible community on TAPPI Connect.

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