An innovative College of Engineering sustainability research program on plastics received a $5 million gift commitment from alumni Ross and Michele Annable. The gift is the largest single contribution to the Strategic Targeted Achievers Recognition (STAR) Scholarship Fund recruiting and retaining the brightest undergraduates, and a significant step forward for a new plastic recycling technology.
George Huber Professor of Chemical Engineering at UW Madison will be speaking at Amcor at the Neenah Innovation Center 2301 Industrial Dr. Neenah, WI on October 25, 2022 from 2:00 p.m. to 4 p.m. RESERVATIONS are required and you can sign up by going to: www.greenbayinnovationgroup.com EVENTS – Amcor Seminar with Prof. George Huber. The EVENT is FREE for our Sponsors and $30.00 for guests. We require you to sign up or email Marty Ochs a confirmation that you will be attending for security reasons! The $44 billion plastics industry employees more than 43,000 people in Wisconsin! Wisconsin is the 8th largest state in the plastics industry in the United States. In addition, Wisconsin leads the nation in the flexible packaging industry with major international, USA and Wisconsin based companies supplying products worldwide.