Fibre Solutions Strategist
Valerie Langer has been engaged in forest conservation initiatives for over 30 years. She works with non-profit, Canopy (www.canopyplanet.org) to accelerate global availability of Next Generation alternatives to tree fibre pulp for manufacturing paper, packaging and Man Made Cellulosic Fibres. Valerie’s focus is on large-scale forest conservation by leveraging markets, investments, and innovation. She was on Canopy’s founding Steering Committee, is a Donella Meadows Fellow, and, along with colleagues who helped craft the Great Bear Rainforest Agreements, was a recipient of the Buckminster Fuller Award.