Jonathan has over a decade of experience manufacturing, developing and promoting biodegradable products for a wide variety of uses, from retail bags to commercial scale organic waste liners.
Formerly from a finance background, Jonathan has worked in the plastics industry since 2003, when he acquired a polyethylene film manufacturing business, Allviron. The purpose of this acquisition was to locally manufacture and promote compostable and biodegradable packaging materials into the Australian market. Through Allviron, Jonathan has been active promoting starch based film and bags for a range of uses by the Australian consumer and industry.
He joined the ABA team as he understands that by promoting the use of bioplastics it improves the environmental sustainability of all our activities on our planet. In addition, to assist in the education of consumers about bioplastics and associated sustainable practices around materials and waste.
In addition to the ABA, Allviron is also a member Australian Industry Group. Jonathan is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.