September 2019

NAA & Shield Packaging host CARB staff at “Aerosol 101” event

Shield Packaging of CA/PLZ Aeroscience in conjunction with the National Aerosol Association (NAA), Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) and Western Aerosol Information Bureau (WAIB) hosted an Aerosol Industry “Aerosol 101” for California Air Resource Board (CARB) Staff at Shield Packaging’s plant in Chino, CA on August 28.

The “Aerosol 101” included a plant tour, aerosol component discussion and demonstrations of various product formulations and propellants. The goal of the meeting was to assist CARB staff in understanding the technical challenges of reformulation and ensure the industry’s commitment to work with CARB to achieve environmental mandates during the current rule-development process.

Industry Professionals who participated included Roger Vanderlaan of Shield Packaging and WAIB, Doug Raymond of Raymond Regulatory Resources and NAA, James Jordan of Henkel Beauty Care, Tom Myer of PCPC.

Attendees from CARB included CARB Enforcement Manager Kitty Oliver, Michelle Lew, Penny Fong, Erin Szelagowski, Jodi Anderson, Implementation Section Manager Joe Calavita and Joyce Wong.