Victor is a Certified Packaging Professional with more than 25 years of experience with environmental issues associated with packaging and products. He is a founding member of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) and has served on its Executive Committee, was a member of the Consumer Goods Forum GPPS project team, and served on the US delegation for the development of the ISO standards for packaging design. In April 2018, Victor received the SPC Outstanding Person of the Year award.
As a recognized expert on global environmental packaging issues, Victor speaks regularly at industry conferences and routinely contributes articles to the leading industry trade publications. He received his MMA (Marine Affairs) and BS (Natural Resource) degrees from the University of Rhode Island and an MS (Urban and Environmental Studies) from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Founded in 1998 by Victor Bell, Environmental Packaging International is a consultancy specializing in environmental compliance, product stewardship and sustainability goals related to packaging and certain products.
Most countries around the world are implementing Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) programs and customers are demanding more environmental data resources and sustainability factors from brand owners.
EPI offers a full range of services to help clients anticipate requirements and respond efficiently.