Sustainability in Manufacturing: International Paper Plant Tour

KCMN May Meeting – International Paper Plant Tour 
International Paper is a global paper and packaging company dedicated to making people’s lives better by using renewable resources to make products people depend on every day. Dave O’Dell, Plant General Manager of the North Kansas City location, will discuss how IP operates on three platforms that guides their sustainability efforts:
1.       Managing natural resources by ensuring that our products come from responsibly managed forests.
2.       Improving our environmental footprint.
3.       Building strategic partnerships with our customers, your customers and stakeholders interested in working with International Paper to make a positive difference.
The presentation will be followed by a tour of the North Kansas City plant.

Tuesday, May 5 (Note the date change)
7:30-9:00 AM
1910 Warren St, North Kansas City, MO  64116

Limited to the first 30 people to sign up.  Cost is $15 for KCMN members and $25 for manufacturing company guests, $50 for service provider guests. Guests may attend 2 meetings before having to join as a member.  Sign up today BY CLICKING HERE  or contact Donna Gordon at 816-304-7958, or

Please wear closed toed shoes, and bring protective eyewear.

About International PaperIp logo
*Global Paper and packaging company
*110+ years in business
*70,000 employees world-wide
*Manufacturing operations in:  North America, Europe, Latin America, Russia, Asia, and North Africa

7:30 – 7:45  Sign in, registration, and networking.  Rolls, fruit and coffee will be provided
7:45 – 8:00  Company presentation by Dave O’Dell, Plant General Manager, Q &A
8:10   Tour begins
8:50   Conclusion, wrap up Q & A
Mid-America Manufacturing Technology Center  and Missouri Enterprise are our NIST MEP Network-affiliate sponsors.
Due to limited space, no shows will be billed. Cancellations will be accepted no later than 3 business days prior to an event. Cancellations of reservations paid by credit card will be assessed a $10 processing fee by the registration service, or contact us for event credit for a future event.