Shannon Boase, founder and chief executive officer of Earthcycle Packaging Ltd., Vancouver, British Columbia, will be among presenters at the United Fresh Produce Associationâs inaugural Global Conference on Produce Sustainability.
The sustainability conference is scheduled for the final day of United Fresh 2010, April 20-23 in Las Vegas.
The title of her presentation is âCommunicating your Commitment to Sustainability,â according to a news release.
âIâm excited to share some of the information Earthcycle has gathered over the last six years with so many of my colleagues in the produce industry,â Boase said in the release. âIt should be a lively learning discussion as we dispel some of the myths surrounding the concept of âgoing greenâ and focus on using new technologies to be both environmentally responsible and profitable at the same time.â