Health, Safety, & Labor

Issue Briefs

Union Organizing/Secret-Ballot Election and Card-Check
The National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) gives private sector workers the right to join or form a union and to bargain collectively over wages, hours and working conditions. Proposed "card-check" legislation would overturn established labor law by stripping rights to secret ballot elections during union organizing drives.

SPI Policy

SPI Statement on Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Policy
Encourage member companies to promote the safety and health of their employees, to protect the environment, and to foster the creation of products that can be made and used in a safe and responsible manner.

SPI Policy Statement on Product Stewardship
SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association encourages every manufacturer, no matter what their product, to maintain the highest possible standards of product stewardship.

Related Key Issues

Union "Card Check" Legislation
Recycle Plastics 365 - Pursuing Zero Waste

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