SPE & Girl Scout Councils - Sustainable Packaging Patch
SPE & Girl Scout Councils - Sustainable Packaging Patch

SPE & Girl Scouts - Sustainable Packaging Patch

SPE & Girl Scout Councils

Sustainable Packaging Patch

Discover how you can create a more sustainable future by teaming up with packaging professionals in their pursuit of impactful innovations! The Sustainable Packaging Patch equips Girl Scouts with knowledge about diverse packaging materials, recycling practices, and crafting personal sustainability plans, all while inspiring them to explore careers and strategies that address our most urgent environmental challenges.

This patch is made possible by SPE-Inspiring Plastics Professionals through a partnership with the Institute of Packaging Professionals.

Explore the Sustainable Packaging activities:

  • Know Your Packaging with a packaging scavenger hunt
  • Packaging System Levels
  • Linear vs. Circular Economy
  • Bioplastics
  • Compostable Packaging
  • Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Recover with activities
  • Waste Hierarchy
  • How Recycling Works
  • Sustainable Labeling
  • Sustainable Packaging Design
  • Packaging Careers and College Degree Programs

To bring this program to your council, contact Mark Richardson at mrichardson@4spe.org.