Emily Tipaldo is the director of packaging and consumer products at the American Chemistry Council’s Plastics Division.
As director, she executed the first natural capital accounting study for the plastics industry and regularly presents to product manufacturers, brands and NGO’s. She also manages the materials recovery for the future flexible plastic packaging recycling research. Tipaldo is a member of the REMADE Institute’s Strategic Advisory Committee and is involved in three projects awarded funding by the Department of Energy.
She was recently featured as part of the Edison awards Women Behind Innovation series and was named Plastics News Rising Star in 2015.