Jeff Wooster is the global sustainability director for Dow Packaging and Specialty Plastics where he works with the food packaging value chain members to improve the sustainability of plastic packaging. He serves on the Board of Directors and as the president of AMERIPEN, the Board of Directors for the GreenBluen addition, and as the chair for American Chemistry Council’s Plastics Division Packaging Team. Wooster joined Dow in 1988, and since then, has worked in polyolefins product research, polymer processing, and polyethylene-focused applications and developed numerous new technology for food packaging including fresh-cut produce; with 45 U.S. and foreign patents and more than 50 technical papers and presentations. Wooster has a B.Sc. in chemical engineering from Iowa State University of Science and Technology.