Mitigating the risk of Pest Infestation on Containers

10 Oct 2023
Keynote Theatre
Container Manufacture

This session addresses the urgent matter of pest contamination on containers, which contributes to the loss of up to 40% of global crops and trade losses exceeding USD 220 billion annually according to the Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations. Expert speakers delve into container pest contamination risks, arming attendees with a deeper understanding of the problem and equipping them with proposals for preventive measures. Attendees will gain valuable insights into the risk factors as well as proposals for practical solutions to minimise contamination on boxes in the global supply chain.

Philip Eastell, Deputy Head of Marketing - Chugoku Marine Paints
Mike Downes, Owner - Southern Container Advisory Ltd