Wool off-cuts used to ship food and pharmaceuticals

Joely Mitchell
By Joely Mitchell
August 12 2020 - 6:00am
Planet Protector Packaging founder and chief executive Joanne Howarth is driving the charge to turn wasted wool into thermal packaging. Photo: Cartier

Wool is able to moderate the temperature of sheep in warmer and cooler months, and now, the natural fibre is being used as an alternative thermal packaging for food and pharmaceutical products.

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Joely Mitchell

Joely Mitchell

National sheep and wool writer and rural property writer

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