State of the Campaign
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We sat down with economist Harry Kaiser of Cornell University to discuss the importance of the checkoff program as an investment.

Evaluating the Impact of P+PB Promotion a whitepaper by Harry Kaiser

FAQs: About the 2016 Econometric Report


Annual Reports
The report provides a yearly recap on the state of the campaign and finances to the U.S. manufacturers and importers of paper and paper-based packaging who collectively fund the board’s efforts to advance the market position of these products.


Paper and Packaging Board Annual Report 2016 PDF
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Assessment News
On October 2, 2017 manufacturers and importers who produce or import 100,000 short tons or more annually received their Q3 2017 assessment packet via email. Third quarter assessments cover July, August and September 2017 production and imports of the following grades: printing, writing and related paper; Kraft packaging paper; containerboard; and paperboard. Assessments are due on or before October 30, 2017.  


Production-Import Quarterly Report – Q3
Assessment FAQS
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Application of Exemption from Assessment
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Final Rule: Paper and Paper-based Packaging Promotion, Research and Information
Late Fees Amendment § 1222.520


2017 Operating Budget
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Board of Directors
The Paper and Packaging Board is governed by a 12-member board elected from the participating companies and appointed by the Secretary of Agriculture.
Learn about the nine-person staff with offices in McLean, VA.
Learn more about the program. The Paper and Packaging Board establishes and guides promotions designed to help slow the decline in paper use and expand demand for paper-based packaging products. U.S. manufacturers and importers of these products collectively fund the board’s efforts including the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds™ campaign.