St. Louis, MO – The Pesticide Stewardship Alliance (TPSA) held its 12th Annual Conference at the Boise Centre in Boise, Idaho, February 7-9, 2012. More than one hundred and ten conferees from across the U.S. and two foreign countries participated in the meeting.
Agenda topics addressed the current status of recycling pesticide Mini Bulk containers; drift label language and enforcement; pesticide disposal programs; recycling one-way pesticide containers in the U.S. and internationally; product stewardship of films, grain bags and other agricultural plastics, including recycling and producing oil from the plastics; and domestic and international stewardship outreach. The range of meeting topics reflects the diverse association membership with professionals from academia, private industry, and governmental agencies.
TPSA is headquartered in St. Louis, MO. Its mission is to promote and support improvements in stewardship of pesticides and agricultural plastics in the U.S. and internationally. For more information about the association and to view presentations from the annual meeting, click here for TPSA’s web page.
The 2013 TPSA Annual Conference will be held February 5-7 in Mobile, Alabama.