SOURCE: Environmental Packaging Technologies, Ltd.

Environmental Packaging Technologies, Ltd.

September 09, 2009 16:15 ET

Global Leader in Flexitank Technology Named Sponsor for Canada's 'We Day'

HOUSTON, TX--(Marketwire - September 9, 2009) - Flexitank technology leader, Environmental Packaging Technologies, Ltd. (EPT), is a presenting sponsor for We Day, the Free The Children signature event said to be the world's largest network of children helping children through education.

The event, founded in 1995 by 12-year-old Canadian child rights activist, Craig Kielburger, will be September 29 in Vancouver, British Columbia. The nonprofit organization targets poverty and exploitation of children by empowering youth through leadership opportunities. Free The Children has built more than 500 schools around the world and has reached more than one million young people, says Kielburger.

Children who attend We Day commit to take tangible actions for a better world.

"We are honored to join Free The Children as a partner in improving the lives of young people around the world," said Nancy Wendrock, EPT president. "As a global company, we are passionate about reducing the environmental impact of our products and being active global citizens. We are inspired by the efforts made by Free The Children, particularly their Clean Water projects and are happy to support their initiatives."

For more information about EPT's ( involvement in We Day, contact Melissa Chambers at (713) 961-2795, or email

About Environmental Packaging Technologies, Ltd.

Environmental Packaging Technologies, Ltd. (EPT) is a Houston, Texas-based private company that provides innovative packaging solutions for shipping bulk cargo around the world. BIG Red Flexitank™ transports bulk liquids, and BIG Red Dry Liner™ transports granular solids and other flowable products. Both BIG Red Flexitank ™ and BIG Red Dry Liner ™ excel at minimizing negative environmental impact, increasing efficiency and providing a significant reduction in shipping costs. For more information about EPT, visit the company website at, or contact Nancy Wendrock at (713) 961-2795.

Focus: Flexitank, Free The Children, Environmental Packaging Technologies, EPT, packaging solutions, We Day, Tatiana Golovina, Nancy Wendrock, Craig Keilburger

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