Joshua Martin

Director, Environmental Paper Network

Joshua has served as Coordinator / Director of the EPN since 2005, growing the organization to an international network of 156 organizations in 36 countries. He previously worked in leadership positions on forest conservation campaigns impacting public policy and developing ethical forest products supply chains for major companies, and helped to develop national networks of United States public lands conservation advocates. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado and a Masters in Public Administration from the School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University.

My Sessions

This session will explore the opportunities and risks of the moment as companies (spurred by customers, legislation, and sustainability goals) reconsider food serviceware and packaging. Speakers will present the business, health, and environmental case for choosing long-term sustainability in serviceware and packaging and offer case studies, guidelines, and other resources.

Strategies for sustainable food procurement, from packaging to supporting local vendors