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Voting Privileges

Bylaws II(3): "All duespaying Regular
Members of the
Association shall be
entitled to vote on all
matters relating to the
Association, including
but not limited to the
election of Elected
Directors and the
conduct of a major
corporate event."

Board of Directors Eligibility

Bylaws IV(4): "Only
individuals employed
by Regular Members
may serve as Officers
and Directors."

Committee Participation

Committees or
workstreams assemble
members for the
purposes of a forum
on common industry
issues and
collaborative projects
for advancement of
industry education or

Trade Show Pavilion Access

Partnered trade events
hosting a dedicated
exhibit space exclusive
for members to take a
booth and showcase
their reusable
packaging products
and services, such as
the Reusable
Packaging Pavilion at

Trade Show Live Education

Participation as a
sponsor, speaker, or
panelist at an inperson or virtual
education conference,
such as the Reusable
Packaging Learning
Center at PACK EXPO.

Marketing and Media Promotion

Activities for the
promotion of industry
messaging and regular
member companies
through channels such
as the Reusables
Marketplace, Inner
Loop blog, Reuse on
Replay podcast,
webinars, social
media, and press

Excellence Award

Eligibility to apply and
win the annual
Excellence in Reusable
Packaging Award
celebrating a reuse
system, design
innovation, and
product technology in
the commercial

Reuse Leaders Education Webinars

seminars featuring
subject matter experts
who share business
insights and answer
attendee questions.

RPA Newsletter & Communications

communications of
news and
announcements on
industry topics,
association activities,
and member

Members-Only Website Access

User account access to
non-public files,
documents, and
committee activities

Special Reports Access

Receipt of proprietary
publications free of
charge, such as the
State of the Industry
report and committee

RPA Events Invitation

Participation at
member events and
activities, such as
industry forums and
networking receptions.

Regular Members:
Companies or Organizations

Supplier Businesses

A company that processes or supplies raw
materials; designs, makes or markets reusable
packaging products or associated
components; provides pooling or logistics
services; or offers technology, automation, or
handling equipment or services to the


Primary (End) Users

A company or organization that receives and
handles owned or leased reusable packaging
products in an operating use environment for
the packing and distribution of commercial


Industry Advocates

Organizations such as universities, consulting
firms, and non governmental interest groups
that contribute to the promotion or education
of reusable packaging systems.

Professionals or Students

Reuse Leaders

Individuals interested in reusable packaging
systems or markets in either B2B or B2C
applications, including entrepreneurs,
sustainability professionals, consultants,
investors, advisors, and packaging engineers,
for example.

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