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Helen Spiegelman

About Helen Spiegelman

Helen Spiegelman co-founded UPSTREAM (as Product Policy Institute) in 2003, and served first as President and then Secretary through 2012. She worked with citizens and local governments in British Columbia since the 1990s to build the political support for British Columbia’s outcome-based EPR approach. More recently she co-founded the Campaign for Real Recycling in the Vancouver Region and founded Zero Waste Vancouver. Helen’s husband George recently retired as professor of microbiology from the University of British Columbia. Helen can be reached via email