Pulp Magic: Archive

OCTOBER 5, 2018
Spotlight on Agricultural Promotion Groups
By Mary Anne Hansan

I had the pleasure of participating in an Agricultural Promotion Groups (APGs) educational showcase alongside other checkoff programs. The event, sponsored by the USDA and 16 APGs, was intended to showcase our collective and unique product stories, innovations and how ...

I had the pleasure of participating in an Agricultural Promotion Groups (APGs) educational showcase alongside other checkoff programs. The event, sponsored by the USDA and 16 APGs, was intended to showcase our collective and unique product stories, innovations and how we raise funds to promote.

I had the pleasure of participating in an Agricultural Promotion Groups (APGs) educational showcase alongside other checkoff programs. The event, sponsored by the USDA and 16 APGs, was intended to showcase our collective and unique product stories, innovations and how we raise funds to promote.

SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
Free from Distraction: Removing Cell Phones from the Classroom
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags achievement paper productive learning

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on ...

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on their own. But there are contexts in which paper is preferable and digital a downright …

At the Paper and Packaging Board, we reject the print vs. digital debate as a false choice. The truth is paper-based and digital technologies are mutually reinforcing, and together make for creative, cognitive and business outcomes that neither could on their own. But there are contexts in which paper is preferable and digital a downright …

AUGUST 31, 2018
Recycling Works: Put it in the Bin
By Mary Anne Hansan

You may have seen news stories in recent weeks about “disruption” or even “crisis” in the recycling world, driven by regulatory changes in China—a major buyer of America’s recycled materials. But the important thing for you as a consumer to ...

You may have seen news stories in recent weeks about “disruption” or even “crisis” in the recycling world, driven by regulatory changes in China—a major buyer of America’s recycled materials. But the important thing for you as a consumer to know is that the paper and cardboard box industries, and all the other industries dedicated …

You may have seen news stories in recent weeks about “disruption” or even “crisis” in the recycling world, driven by regulatory changes in China—a major buyer of America’s recycled materials. But the important thing for you as a consumer to know is that the paper and cardboard box industries, and all the other industries dedicated …

AUGUST 1, 2018
What You Need to Know About E-Commerce and Recycling
By Mary Anne Hansan

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers ...

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers or OCC. The piece speculated that the change is due to consumers shopping via e-commerce, …

Recently USA Today published a story (Blue bins overflow with Amazon and Walmart boxes. But we’re actually recycling less by Elizabeth Weise) noting a minor dip in the recycling and recovery rate of what our industry calls old corrugated containers or OCC. The piece speculated that the change is due to consumers shopping via e-commerce, …

JULY 18, 2018
On a Roll!
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags paper and packaging industry

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we ...

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we are off to a good start and the future looks even more promising. According to …

At the three-year mark, we have just conducted four industry webinars to report on the progress of the Paper & Packaging – How Life Unfolds® campaign to over 300 people. I am pleased to report that our data suggests we are off to a good start and the future looks even more promising. According to …

JUNE 28, 2018
Choose Paper Time over Screen Time
By Mary Anne Hansan Tags digital magazines paper

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those ...

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those kids are just as concerned as I am. According to a survey by Two Sides, …

Is social media ruining our lives? People are beginning to think so. As a parent, I’m concerned when I see so many young people engaged on their phones and disengaged from the world around them. And it turns out, those kids are just as concerned as I am. According to a survey by Two Sides, …