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College Compost Research Scholarship Winners Announced

06/28/2021 12:35 PM
The CREF Board of Trustees has announced the winners of this year's Compost Research Scholarships

New Trustee Joins the Board

06/28/2021 12:34 PM
The CREF Board of Trustees has welcomed Noura Bakr to join the board.  Noura is appointed as

CREF Recognizes Two People for Ongoing Support and Service

01/27/2021 8:41 AM
Each year, the Foundation highlights companies or individuals that have shown long-term, continued

The Winners of the ICAW 2021 Poster & Video Contests Were Announced

12/23/2020 10:44 AM
Out of hundreds and hundreds of entries from around the world, Anastasia Skachko’s entry was chosen

Soluble Salts Webinar Held December 9th

12/23/2020 10:42 AM
After the CCREF paper on soluble salts in compost went through the peer-review process, the

Two Scholarships are Awarded to College Students for Their Compost Research Projects

06/24/2020 12:29 PM
The CCREF Board of Trustees has announced the winners of this year's Compost Research Scholarships

Town of Lexington, MA Helped “Virtually” Kick-Off ICAW 2020

05/15/2020 12:04 PM
On Monday, May 4th, the Town of Lexington helped promote the start of International Compost

A New Way to Support ICAW and Your Garden

05/15/2020 10:52 AM
CCREF is working with GardenSoxx® to promote a great product that will help you with your garden, no

CCREF Raised Over $50,000 to Increase Research

02/12/2020 1:59 PM
With an outpouring of generous support from many companies and individuals, the Composting Council

ICAW Kicked Off Its 25th Anniversary at COMPOST2020

02/01/2020 1:57 PM
International Compost Awareness Week is celebrating a major milestone this year – its 25th

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Made in the RGV: Small business owner helps the planet one order at a time - KGBT-TV

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Made in the RGV: Small business owner helps the planet one order at a time  KGBT-TV

PepsiCo's Off The Eeaten Path launches industrially-compostable bags - FoodNavigator-USA.com

Saturday, October 16, 2021

PepsiCo's Off The Eeaten Path launches industrially-compostable bags  FoodNavigator-USA.com

Plastic waste recycling targets; PPP mode for recycling - PrintWeek India

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Plastic waste recycling targets; PPP mode for recycling  PrintWeek India

Plastic waste recycling targets; PPP mode for recycling - PrintWeek India

Saturday, October 16, 2021

Plastic waste recycling targets; PPP mode for recycling  PrintWeek India

Closing the loop on plastic | Philstar.com - Philstar.com

Friday, October 15, 2021

Closing the loop on plastic | Philstar.com  Philstar.com

Which has a greater carbon footprint... a 4x4 or a paw-by-paw? Simple changes that make a difference - Daily Mail

Friday, October 15, 2021

Which has a greater carbon footprint... a 4x4 or a paw-by-paw? Simple changes that make a difference  Daily Mail

Sustainability groups work to reduce plastic waste in response to Executive Order 77 - University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

Friday, October 15, 2021

Sustainability groups work to reduce plastic waste in response to Executive Order 77  University of Virginia The Cavalier Daily

City of Wheat Ridge Hosts Yard Waste Weekend | YourHub - The Know

Friday, October 15, 2021

City of Wheat Ridge Hosts Yard Waste Weekend | YourHub  The Know

PACK EXPO and Healthcare Packaging Expo Las Vegas 2021 Recap - Packaging Strategies

Friday, October 15, 2021

PACK EXPO and Healthcare Packaging Expo Las Vegas 2021 Recap  Packaging Strategies

Mondi And Vafo Group Debut New Dog Food Packaging In Finland - Label and Narrow Web - Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Friday, October 15, 2021

Mondi And Vafo Group Debut New Dog Food Packaging In Finland - Label and Narrow Web  Label & Narrow Web Magazine

San Francisco’s ‘Zero Waste’ Goal Has Made it America’s Leading Recycling City - Yahoo Entertainment

Friday, October 15, 2021

San Francisco’s ‘Zero Waste’ Goal Has Made it America’s Leading Recycling City  Yahoo Entertainment

Coffee Design: Wesley Andrews Coffee - Sprudge

Friday, October 15, 2021

Coffee Design: Wesley Andrews Coffee  Sprudge

San Marcos introduces ban on single-use plastics - The San Diego Union-Tribune

Friday, October 15, 2021

San Marcos introduces ban on single-use plastics  The San Diego Union-Tribune

Kraft Heinz shares ESG progress and company-wide diversity goals: 'We demand diversity and we are consumer obsessed' - FoodNavigator-USA.com

Friday, October 15, 2021

Kraft Heinz shares ESG progress and company-wide diversity goals: 'We demand diversity and we are consumer obsessed'  FoodNavigator-USA.com

What are the most unsustainable items in your home? - Daily Mail

Friday, October 15, 2021

What are the most unsustainable items in your home?  Daily Mail

2021 QBE AcceliCITY Resilience Challenge Recognizes a Revolutionary Water Treatment Solution for Cities - WBAY

Friday, October 15, 2021

2021 QBE AcceliCITY Resilience Challenge Recognizes a Revolutionary Water Treatment Solution for Cities  WBAY

‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives - The Guardian

Friday, October 15, 2021

‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives  The Guardian

‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives - The Guardian

Friday, October 15, 2021

‘It comes from bacteria, and goes back to bacteria’: the future of plastic alternatives  The Guardian

Washington farm takes on plastic packaging problem - FreshPlaza.com

Friday, October 15, 2021

Washington farm takes on plastic packaging problem  FreshPlaza.com

Specialty mushroom company secures $25 million in Series A funding - FreshPlaza.com

Friday, October 15, 2021

Specialty mushroom company secures $25 million in Series A funding  FreshPlaza.com

AU: Public wants Government to back compostable packaging over recycling - hortidaily.com

Friday, October 15, 2021

AU: Public wants Government to back compostable packaging over recycling  hortidaily.com

Online shopping rise brings phenomenal volume of plastic wastes - INQUIRER.net

Friday, October 15, 2021

Online shopping rise brings phenomenal volume of plastic wastes  INQUIRER.net

Online shopping rise brings phenomenal volume of plastic wastes - INQUIRER.net

Friday, October 15, 2021

Online shopping rise brings phenomenal volume of plastic wastes  INQUIRER.net

Mondi creates recyclable dog food packaging - Labels and Labeling

Friday, October 15, 2021

Mondi creates recyclable dog food packaging  Labels and Labeling

Kellogg's expands recycling points for Pringles across UK - Packaging News

Friday, October 15, 2021

Kellogg's expands recycling points for Pringles across UK  Packaging News

Bioplastic versus plastic: is there a difference? - Cosmos Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Bioplastic versus plastic: is there a difference?  Cosmos Magazine

Bioplastic versus plastic: is there a difference? - Cosmos Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Bioplastic versus plastic: is there a difference?  Cosmos Magazine

New California laws restrict products with PFAS - Chemical & Engineering News

Thursday, October 14, 2021

New California laws restrict products with PFAS  Chemical & Engineering News

New California laws restrict products with PFAS - Chemical & Engineering News

Thursday, October 14, 2021

New California laws restrict products with PFAS  Chemical & Engineering News

Old Town Orange seafood restaurant donates part of menu proceeds to oil spill cleanup - Los Angeles Times

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Old Town Orange seafood restaurant donates part of menu proceeds to oil spill cleanup  Los Angeles Times

Hockey Goes Green At Seattle's Climate Pledge Arena - E/The Environmental Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Hockey Goes Green At Seattle's Climate Pledge Arena  E/The Environmental Magazine

The Myth of Plastic Recycling - Tiger Newspaper

Thursday, October 14, 2021

The Myth of Plastic Recycling  Tiger Newspaper

Small Farm Takes On Big Plastic Packaging Problem - Label and Narrow Web - Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Small Farm Takes On Big Plastic Packaging Problem - Label and Narrow Web  Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Small Farm Takes On Big Plastic Packaging Problem - Label and Narrow Web - Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Small Farm Takes On Big Plastic Packaging Problem - Label and Narrow Web  Label & Narrow Web Magazine

New California laws aim at plastics recycling and greenwashing - Lexology

Thursday, October 14, 2021

New California laws aim at plastics recycling and greenwashing  Lexology

New California laws aim at plastics recycling and greenwashing - Lexology

Thursday, October 14, 2021

New California laws aim at plastics recycling and greenwashing  Lexology

Global Activity to Address Ocean Plastic Pollution | Wiley Rein LLP - JDSupra - JD Supra

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Global Activity to Address Ocean Plastic Pollution | Wiley Rein LLP - JDSupra  JD Supra

The packaging trends that satisfy marketer needs and meet changing customer expectations - The Drum

Thursday, October 14, 2021

The packaging trends that satisfy marketer needs and meet changing customer expectations  The Drum

Survey: Confusion about sustainable packaging revealed - Packaging News

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Survey: Confusion about sustainable packaging revealed  Packaging News

Kraft Heinz Shares 2021 Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Report and 2025 Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Aspirations - StreetInsider.com

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Kraft Heinz Shares 2021 Environmental Social Governance (ESG) Report and 2025 Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging Aspirations  StreetInsider.com

Dirty Cow Chocolate makes move to eco-packaging - ConfectioneryNews.com

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Dirty Cow Chocolate makes move to eco-packaging  ConfectioneryNews.com

NEXE Adds Three New Products to the XOMA Superfoods Line - PRNewswire

Thursday, October 14, 2021

NEXE Adds Three New Products to the XOMA Superfoods Line  PRNewswire

Mercadona Marks First Anniversary Of 'Strategy 6.25' Initiative - ESM – European Supermarket Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Mercadona Marks First Anniversary Of 'Strategy 6.25' Initiative  ESM – European Supermarket Magazine

Mercadona Marks First Anniversary Of 'Strategy 6.25' Initiative - ESM – European Supermarket Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Mercadona Marks First Anniversary Of 'Strategy 6.25' Initiative  ESM – European Supermarket Magazine

The best zero-waste products you need to grow a sustainable garden - The Telegraph

Thursday, October 14, 2021

The best zero-waste products you need to grow a sustainable garden  The Telegraph

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Is Booming Worldwide [Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., BASF SE] - Digital Journal

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Is Booming Worldwide [Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., BASF SE]  Digital Journal

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Is Booming Worldwide [Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., BASF SE] - Digital Journal

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Is Booming Worldwide [Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., BASF SE]  Digital Journal

Friendly film construction - Label and Narrow Web - Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Friendly film construction - Label and Narrow Web  Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Compostable Packaging Market Size SWOT Analysis, Key Indicators, Market Profile Report till 2027 : TIPA Compostable Packaging, ULTRA GREEN SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING, International Paper, Smurfit Kappa, – Otterbein 360 - Otterbein 360

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Compostable Packaging Market Size SWOT Analysis, Key Indicators, Market Profile Report till 2027 : TIPA Compostable Packaging, ULTRA GREEN SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING, International Paper, Smurfit Kappa, – Otterbein 360  Otterbein 360

SUNS LEGACY PARTNERS, LLC AND FOOTPRINT FORMALLY DEDICATE SUSTAINABILITY EPICENTER - Suns.com

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

SUNS LEGACY PARTNERS, LLC AND FOOTPRINT FORMALLY DEDICATE SUSTAINABILITY EPICENTER  Suns.com

Ceremony at downtown Phoenix arena makes it official: It's now the Footprint Center - The Arizona Republic

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Ceremony at downtown Phoenix arena makes it official: It's now the Footprint Center  The Arizona Republic

This Harvard Grad Designed Tampons That Actually Fit Your Vagina, And Surprise, They're Not Cylindrical - BuzzFeed

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

This Harvard Grad Designed Tampons That Actually Fit Your Vagina, And Surprise, They're Not Cylindrical  BuzzFeed

Northam Plastics Order Will Backfire - Bacon's Rebellion

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Northam Plastics Order Will Backfire  Bacon's Rebellion

Northam Plastics Order Will Backfire - Bacon's Rebellion

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Northam Plastics Order Will Backfire  Bacon's Rebellion

Philadelphia's HipCityVeg Is Expanding to New York City - VegOut Magazine

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Philadelphia's HipCityVeg Is Expanding to New York City  VegOut Magazine

This Phone Case Is 100 Percent Compostable, So You Can Scroll in Style (and Feel Good About It Too) - PureWow

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

This Phone Case Is 100 Percent Compostable, So You Can Scroll in Style (and Feel Good About It Too)  PureWow

Lactips announces cellulose coating solution for sealable packaging - Packaging Europe

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Lactips announces cellulose coating solution for sealable packaging  Packaging Europe

Lactips announces cellulose coating solution for sealable packaging - Packaging Europe

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Lactips announces cellulose coating solution for sealable packaging  Packaging Europe

New Design Challenge Seeks Sustainable Solutions for Unit-Dose Medicine Packaging - Sustainable Brands

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

New Design Challenge Seeks Sustainable Solutions for Unit-Dose Medicine Packaging  Sustainable Brands

France to ban plastic packaging for most fruit and veg - The London Economic

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

France to ban plastic packaging for most fruit and veg  The London Economic

France to ban plastic packaging for most fruit and veg - The London Economic

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

France to ban plastic packaging for most fruit and veg  The London Economic

Grocery lobby skeptical about bringing French plastic ban to Finland - YLE News

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Grocery lobby skeptical about bringing French plastic ban to Finland  YLE News

Footprint: Business Sustainability - Episode 2: Plastic - Newstalk ZB

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Footprint: Business Sustainability - Episode 2: Plastic  Newstalk ZB

State single-use plastic bag ban took effect Oct. 1 - Quad City Herald

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

State single-use plastic bag ban took effect Oct. 1  Quad City Herald

New California Legislation Aims at Environmental Marketing - The National Law Review

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

New California Legislation Aims at Environmental Marketing  The National Law Review

New California Legislation Aims at Environmental Marketing - The National Law Review

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

New California Legislation Aims at Environmental Marketing  The National Law Review

Poll reveals desire for compostable packaging - Fruitnet

Monday, October 11, 2021

Poll reveals desire for compostable packaging  Fruitnet

Poll reveals desire for compostable packaging - Fruitnet

Monday, October 11, 2021

Poll reveals desire for compostable packaging  Fruitnet

Centre releases draft regulations to manage plastic packaging waste - DNA India

Monday, October 11, 2021

Centre releases draft regulations to manage plastic packaging waste  DNA India

5 Healthy Frozen Meals, According to a Nutritionist - Cooking Light

Monday, October 11, 2021

5 Healthy Frozen Meals, According to a Nutritionist  Cooking Light

Lactips launches Plastic Free Paper: the first paper packaging coating that is plastic- and PFAS-free and fully recyclable and compostable - PRNewswire

Monday, October 11, 2021

Lactips launches Plastic Free Paper: the first paper packaging coating that is plastic- and PFAS-free and fully recyclable and compostable  PRNewswire

Lactips launches Plastic Free Paper: the first paper packaging coating that is plastic- and PFAS-free and fully recyclable and compostable - PRNewswire

Monday, October 11, 2021

Lactips launches Plastic Free Paper: the first paper packaging coating that is plastic- and PFAS-free and fully recyclable and compostable  PRNewswire

OYO to file for $1 bn IPO: Report - SME Futures

Sunday, October 10, 2021

OYO to file for $1 bn IPO: Report  SME Futures

Draft EPR notification: Producers told to manage plastic packaging waste - Hindustan Times

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Draft EPR notification: Producers told to manage plastic packaging waste  Hindustan Times

Draft EPR notification: Producers told to manage plastic packaging waste - Hindustan Times

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Draft EPR notification: Producers told to manage plastic packaging waste  Hindustan Times

Producers given targets to manage their plastic packaging waste in draft EPR notification - Hindustan Times

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Producers given targets to manage their plastic packaging waste in draft EPR notification  Hindustan Times

Producers given targets to manage their plastic packaging waste in draft EPR notification - Hindustan Times

Saturday, October 9, 2021

Producers given targets to manage their plastic packaging waste in draft EPR notification  Hindustan Times

Grass paper producer secures investment from Ranpak - Packaging Europe

Friday, October 8, 2021

Grass paper producer secures investment from Ranpak  Packaging Europe

California restricts 'recyclable' claims on food packaging - EconoTimes

Friday, October 8, 2021

California restricts 'recyclable' claims on food packaging  EconoTimes

Can I recycle a pizza box? We ask the expert - The Guardian

Friday, October 8, 2021

Can I recycle a pizza box? We ask the expert  The Guardian

Bioplastic produce bags offer compostability - Food Engineering Magazine

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Bioplastic produce bags offer compostability  Food Engineering Magazine

Paper-based packaging supports UK's 'first' carbon neutral potato range - Packaging Europe

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Paper-based packaging supports UK's 'first' carbon neutral potato range  Packaging Europe

Why compost is key to cutting emissions in US - Plastics News

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Why compost is key to cutting emissions in US  Plastics News

Why compost is key to cutting emissions in US - Plastics News

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Why compost is key to cutting emissions in US  Plastics News

Burroughs Nature Club to hear about plastic pollution - News-Herald.com

Thursday, October 7, 2021

Burroughs Nature Club to hear about plastic pollution  News-Herald.com

Compostable Packaging Market Research Report Will Boast Developments in Global Industry by 2021-2027 TIPA Compostable Packaging, ULTRA GREEN SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING, International Paper, Smurfit Kappa, Mondi, – EcoChunk - EcoChunk

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Compostable Packaging Market Research Report Will Boast Developments in Global Industry by 2021-2027 TIPA Compostable Packaging, ULTRA GREEN SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING, International Paper, Smurfit Kappa, Mondi, – EcoChunk  EcoChunk

Stanley Black & Decker and Eastman Partner To Create Power Tools with a Sustainable Focus - KCRG

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Stanley Black & Decker and Eastman Partner To Create Power Tools with a Sustainable Focus  KCRG

California sets nation’s strictest rules on recycling labels - Lexington Herald Leader

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

California sets nation’s strictest rules on recycling labels  Lexington Herald Leader

Coffee leads the way in compostability - Store Brands Magazine

Wednesday, October 6, 2021

Coffee leads the way in compostability  Store Brands Magazine

The Best Sustainable Meal Delivery Services - Healthline

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

The Best Sustainable Meal Delivery Services  Healthline

State-wide ban on single-use plastic bags now in effect - The Jolt News

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

State-wide ban on single-use plastic bags now in effect  The Jolt News

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Tackle Plastic Pollution, Promote a More Sustainable & Renewable Economy and Protect Californians from Toxic Chemicals | California Governor - Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Tackle Plastic Pollution, Promote a More Sustainable & Renewable Economy and Protect Californians from Toxic Chemicals | California Governor  Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Tackle Plastic Pollution, Promote a More Sustainable & Renewable Economy and Protect Californians from Toxic Chemicals | California Governor - Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation to Tackle Plastic Pollution, Promote a More Sustainable & Renewable Economy and Protect Californians from Toxic Chemicals | California Governor  Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Everything you need to know about WA’s new bag ban and what it’ll cost you - Tacoma News Tribune

Monday, October 4, 2021

Everything you need to know about WA’s new bag ban and what it’ll cost you  Tacoma News Tribune

Buncombe County Solid Waste offers a compost drop-off center - Mountain Xpress

Monday, October 4, 2021

Buncombe County Solid Waste offers a compost drop-off center  Mountain Xpress

Frito-Lay launches compostable snack bags - VendingMarketWatch

Friday, October 1, 2021

Frito-Lay launches compostable snack bags  VendingMarketWatch

Creative solutions could lead to greener packaging - Baking Business

Friday, October 1, 2021

Creative solutions could lead to greener packaging  Baking Business

Food: American University charged with tackling food waste - Bizwomen - The Business Journals

Friday, October 1, 2021

Food: American University charged with tackling food waste - Bizwomen  The Business Journals

PepsiCo Sets Aggressive Packaging Sustainability Goals with pep+ - Packaging Digest

Thursday, September 30, 2021

PepsiCo Sets Aggressive Packaging Sustainability Goals with pep+  Packaging Digest

Coca-Cola scores highest on sustainable packaging, but most CPGs fall short, report says - Food Dive

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Coca-Cola scores highest on sustainable packaging, but most CPGs fall short, report says  Food Dive

Goodbye, single-use plastic bags. Here's what you need to know about Washington's ban - The Seattle Times

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Goodbye, single-use plastic bags. Here's what you need to know about Washington's ban  The Seattle Times

4 packaging resources for sustainable brands - New Hope Network

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

4 packaging resources for sustainable brands  New Hope Network

Sustainable Packaging Is Baked to Compostable Perfection - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Sustainable Packaging Is Baked to Compostable Perfection  Packaging Digest

Sustainable Packaging Is Baked to Compostable Perfection - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Sustainable Packaging Is Baked to Compostable Perfection  Packaging Digest

Biodegradable plastics startup Polymateria secures $100 million deal - Imperial College London

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Biodegradable plastics startup Polymateria secures $100 million deal  Imperial College London

Recycling alone won't solve the plastic waste crisis - World Economic Forum

Monday, September 27, 2021

Recycling alone won't solve the plastic waste crisis  World Economic Forum

Recycling alone won't solve the plastic waste crisis - World Economic Forum

Monday, September 27, 2021

Recycling alone won't solve the plastic waste crisis  World Economic Forum

How will Centre's 2021 plastic ban affect Bengaluru? - Citizen Matters, Bengaluru

Monday, September 27, 2021

How will Centre's 2021 plastic ban affect Bengaluru?  Citizen Matters, Bengaluru

One Neighborhood’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure - The Cut

Monday, September 27, 2021

One Neighborhood’s Trash Is This Woman’s Treasure  The Cut

Frito-Lay Launches Industrially Compostable Bags - waste360

Friday, September 24, 2021

Frito-Lay Launches Industrially Compostable Bags  waste360

Frito-Lay® Launches Industrially Compostable Bags with Off The Eaten Path® Brand; Advances in Goal to Design 100% of Packaging to be Recyclable, Compostable, Biodegradable or Reusable across Portfolio by 2025 - Yahoo Finance

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Frito-Lay® Launches Industrially Compostable Bags with Off The Eaten Path® Brand; Advances in Goal to Design 100% of Packaging to be Recyclable, Compostable, Biodegradable or Reusable across Portfolio by 2025  Yahoo Finance

Frito-Lay Launches Industrially Compostable Bags with Off The Eaten Path Brand - PotatoPro

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Frito-Lay Launches Industrially Compostable Bags with Off The Eaten Path Brand  PotatoPro

Sustainable Food Packaging from Juice Pulp - Waste Management World

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Sustainable Food Packaging from Juice Pulp  Waste Management World

Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends Scope with - Global Banking And Finance Review

Thursday, September 23, 2021

Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends Scope with  Global Banking And Finance Review

Lipman Family Farms Launches Expanded Compostable Packaging Line - Packaging Strategies

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Lipman Family Farms Launches Expanded Compostable Packaging Line  Packaging Strategies

Evanesce® to Debut Innovative Plant-Based Packaging Technologies at PACK EXPO Las Vegas - Business Wire

Wednesday, September 22, 2021

Evanesce® to Debut Innovative Plant-Based Packaging Technologies at PACK EXPO Las Vegas  Business Wire

5 Best Biodegradable Garbage Bags (2021) - EcoWatch

Monday, September 20, 2021

5 Best Biodegradable Garbage Bags (2021)  EcoWatch

Lidl to trial plastic packaging collection and new compostable bags - Packaging Europe

Monday, September 20, 2021

Lidl to trial plastic packaging collection and new compostable bags  Packaging Europe

Sustainable Food Packaging Made from Pomace | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Monday, September 20, 2021

Sustainable Food Packaging Made from Pomace | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

5 Best Biodegradable Garbage Bags (2021) - EcoWatch

Monday, September 20, 2021

5 Best Biodegradable Garbage Bags (2021)  EcoWatch

Lidl to trial plastic packaging collection and new compostable bags - Packaging Europe

Monday, September 20, 2021

Lidl to trial plastic packaging collection and new compostable bags  Packaging Europe

PepsiCo doubles down on reducing virgin plastic | Greenbiz - GreenBiz

Monday, September 20, 2021

PepsiCo doubles down on reducing virgin plastic | Greenbiz  GreenBiz

The biodegradable polymer PBAT is hitting the big time - Chemical & Engineering News

Sunday, September 19, 2021

The biodegradable polymer PBAT is hitting the big time  Chemical & Engineering News

New Compostable Zipper Boosts Food Packaging Sustainability - Packaging Digest

Friday, September 17, 2021

New Compostable Zipper Boosts Food Packaging Sustainability  Packaging Digest

Lidl GB launches compostable fruit and veg bags amid plastic packaging trial - Circular Online

Friday, September 17, 2021

Lidl GB launches compostable fruit and veg bags amid plastic packaging trial  Circular Online

India’s toxic love affair with plastic: on the 2022 ban against single-use products - The Hindu

Friday, September 17, 2021

India’s toxic love affair with plastic: on the 2022 ban against single-use products  The Hindu

Compostable plastic can be turned into an insulating foam - Tech Explorist

Monday, September 13, 2021

Compostable plastic can be turned into an insulating foam  Tech Explorist

Tasteful Selections® Introduces New Recyclable and Compostable Paper Packaging; Tim Huffcutt Discusses - And Now U Know

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Tasteful Selections® Introduces New Recyclable and Compostable Paper Packaging; Tim Huffcutt Discusses  And Now U Know

Tasteful Selections introduces 100% recyclable and compostable paper packaging - The Packer

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Tasteful Selections introduces 100% recyclable and compostable paper packaging  The Packer

Biodegradable vs. Compostable: What's the Difference? - Treehugger

Sunday, September 5, 2021

Biodegradable vs. Compostable: What's the Difference?  Treehugger

The Problems With Biodegradable Packaging: Why It Still Needs Work - Green Matters

Monday, August 30, 2021

The Problems With Biodegradable Packaging: Why It Still Needs Work  Green Matters

Let's Talk Trash: Compostable plastic conundrum - Powell River Peak

Monday, August 30, 2021

Let's Talk Trash: Compostable plastic conundrum  Powell River Peak

Compostable plastics are getting more sustainable but are still no cure-all - Waste Management World

Monday, August 23, 2021

Compostable plastics are getting more sustainable but are still no cure-all  Waste Management World

Compostable Products: Industry Initiatives & Optimal Choices - Earth911.com

Friday, August 20, 2021

Compostable Products: Industry Initiatives & Optimal Choices  Earth911.com

Compostable Products: Industry Initiatives & Optimal Choices - Earth911.com

Friday, August 20, 2021

Compostable Products: Industry Initiatives & Optimal Choices  Earth911.com

Study: Compostable Packaging Matches Shelf Life of Plastic - The Food Institute - Food Institute Blog

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Study: Compostable Packaging Matches Shelf Life of Plastic - The Food Institute  Food Institute Blog

Study: Compostable Packaging Matches Shelf Life of Plastic - The Food Institute - Food Institute Blog

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Study: Compostable Packaging Matches Shelf Life of Plastic - The Food Institute  Food Institute Blog

Your compostable plastic cups aren't a cure-all - Popular Science

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Your compostable plastic cups aren't a cure-all  Popular Science

Capacity, contamination and consumers complicate compostable packaging - Concord Monitor

Sunday, August 15, 2021

Capacity, contamination and consumers complicate compostable packaging  Concord Monitor

Are Compostable Products the Best Choice? - Earth911.com

Friday, August 13, 2021

Are Compostable Products the Best Choice?  Earth911.com

Are Compostable Products the Best Choice? - Earth911.com

Friday, August 13, 2021

Are Compostable Products the Best Choice?  Earth911.com

Novolex acquires compostable packaging company Vegware - DairyReporter.com

Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Novolex acquires compostable packaging company Vegware  DairyReporter.com

Compostable packaging better at boosting shelf life - Waste Management World

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Compostable packaging better at boosting shelf life  Waste Management World

Clariant pigments certified for use in compostable plastic - Labels and Labeling

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Clariant pigments certified for use in compostable plastic  Labels and Labeling

Plant-based plastic cutlery rarely gets composted. This advance could give it a new purpose - Anthropocene Magazine

Thursday, July 8, 2021

Plant-based plastic cutlery rarely gets composted. This advance could give it a new purpose  Anthropocene Magazine

How plastic undermines eco-friendly efforts like composting | TheHill - The Hill

Tuesday, July 6, 2021

How plastic undermines eco-friendly efforts like composting | TheHill  The Hill

Survey shows UK consumers want food wrapped in compostable packaging - DairyReporter.com

Thursday, July 1, 2021

Survey shows UK consumers want food wrapped in compostable packaging  DairyReporter.com

6 New Compostable Kitchen Products to Add to Your Arsenal - Bon Appetit

Wednesday, June 30, 2021

6 New Compostable Kitchen Products to Add to Your Arsenal  Bon Appetit

Compostable plastic cutlery can be recycled into home-insulating foam - New Scientist News

Tuesday, June 29, 2021

Compostable plastic cutlery can be recycled into home-insulating foam  New Scientist News

Novolex Produces Compostable Plastic Beverage Cups on New US Production Line - Plastics Today

Friday, June 25, 2021

Novolex Produces Compostable Plastic Beverage Cups on New US Production Line  Plastics Today

Most 'compostable' plastics are anything but. Enter polymer-eating enzymes. - Mashable

Thursday, June 24, 2021

Most 'compostable' plastics are anything but. Enter polymer-eating enzymes.  Mashable

Zume’s pizza robots are now turning waste into compostable packaging - CNBC

Saturday, June 19, 2021

Zume’s pizza robots are now turning waste into compostable packaging  CNBC

A Type of 'Biodegradable' Plastic Will Soon Be Phased Out in Australia. That's a Big Win for the Environment - Eco Warrior Princess

Saturday, June 19, 2021

A Type of 'Biodegradable' Plastic Will Soon Be Phased Out in Australia. That's a Big Win for the Environment  Eco Warrior Princess

Novolex Launches New U.S. Manufacturing Line to Make Compostable Cups from Plant-Based Plastic - waste360

Friday, June 18, 2021

Novolex Launches New U.S. Manufacturing Line to Make Compostable Cups from Plant-Based Plastic  waste360

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging – Food Tank - Food Tank

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging – Food Tank  Food Tank

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging – Food Tank - Food Tank

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

How Sun & Swell Ditched Plastic for Compostable Packaging – Food Tank  Food Tank

Sidaplax produces PHA home compostable packaging film - DairyReporter.com

Tuesday, June 15, 2021

Sidaplax produces PHA home compostable packaging film  DairyReporter.com

KFC Canada sets goals for home compostable packaging - Meat & Poultry

Thursday, June 10, 2021

KFC Canada sets goals for home compostable packaging  Meat & Poultry

This plant-based plastic is inspired by the chemistry of spider silk - Fast Company

Thursday, June 10, 2021

This plant-based plastic is inspired by the chemistry of spider silk  Fast Company

This compostable plastic is actually compostable - Fast Company

Wednesday, June 9, 2021

This compostable plastic is actually compostable  Fast Company

New Compostable Film | 2021-05-24 - Packaging Strategies

Monday, May 24, 2021

New Compostable Film | 2021-05-24  Packaging Strategies

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Truly Break Down in Your Compost - Intelligent Living

Thursday, May 13, 2021

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Truly Break Down in Your Compost  Intelligent Living

Compostable and Microwavable Plant-Based Packaging Containers - Packaging Strategies

Tuesday, May 11, 2021

Compostable and Microwavable Plant-Based Packaging Containers  Packaging Strategies

Are Compostable and Biodegradable Bags Really Compostable? Here Are Our Faves - Green Matters

Friday, April 30, 2021

Are Compostable and Biodegradable Bags Really Compostable? Here Are Our Faves  Green Matters

Is this the world's first biodegradable and compostable plastic? - Euronews

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Is this the world's first biodegradable and compostable plastic?  Euronews

Polymer Science and Engineering's Thomas Russell Contributes to Landmark Study on Compostable Plastic - UMass News and Media Relations

Wednesday, April 28, 2021

Polymer Science and Engineering's Thomas Russell Contributes to Landmark Study on Compostable Plastic  UMass News and Media Relations

New way to make compostable plastics break down more easily - Tech Explorist

Sunday, April 25, 2021

New way to make compostable plastics break down more easily  Tech Explorist

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Actually Break Down in Your Compost - Smithsonian Magazine

Friday, April 23, 2021

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Actually Break Down in Your Compost  Smithsonian Magazine

New Process Breaks Down Biodegradable Plastics Faster With Heat, Water - Laboratory Equipment

Friday, April 23, 2021

New Process Breaks Down Biodegradable Plastics Faster With Heat, Water  Laboratory Equipment

A new technique could make some plastic trash compostable at home - Science News Magazine

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

A new technique could make some plastic trash compostable at home  Science News Magazine

Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics: Challenges and Opportunities - Waste Management World

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Biodegradable and Compostable Plastics: Challenges and Opportunities  Waste Management World

Organics collection says ‘NO’ to compostable plastics - Alberni Valley News

Monday, April 19, 2021

Organics collection says ‘NO’ to compostable plastics  Alberni Valley News

Compostable alternatives to plastic are the gold standard in going green - BakeryAndSnacks.com

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Compostable alternatives to plastic are the gold standard in going green  BakeryAndSnacks.com

Compostic Clings to Home Composable Plastic Alternatives - waste360

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Compostic Clings to Home Composable Plastic Alternatives  waste360

The Best Biodegradable (and Compostable) Trash Bags, According to Composters - New York Magazine

Monday, April 12, 2021

The Best Biodegradable (and Compostable) Trash Bags, According to Composters  New York Magazine

Why Mars Wrigley is Turning to Compostable Packaging and Future Ambitions - waste360

Thursday, April 1, 2021

Why Mars Wrigley is Turning to Compostable Packaging and Future Ambitions  waste360

Compostable Bioplastic Food Wrap, Resealable Bags Launch in US - Plastics Today

Monday, March 29, 2021

Compostable Bioplastic Food Wrap, Resealable Bags Launch in US  Plastics Today

Mars Wrigley Partners with Danimer Scientific to Roll Out Compostable Packaging - Plastics Today

Monday, March 22, 2021

Mars Wrigley Partners with Danimer Scientific to Roll Out Compostable Packaging  Plastics Today

Mars Wrigley to introduce compostable packaging for U.S. Skittles brand - Candy Industry

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Mars Wrigley to introduce compostable packaging for U.S. Skittles brand  Candy Industry

Australia Is Smart to Ban Biodegradable Plastics - Treehugger

Monday, March 15, 2021

Australia Is Smart to Ban Biodegradable Plastics  Treehugger

Australia is banning ‘biodegradable’ plastic. Here’s why it is a win for the environment - Scroll.in

Friday, March 12, 2021

Australia is banning ‘biodegradable’ plastic. Here’s why it is a win for the environment  Scroll.in

The Dream of Plastics that Simply Disappear Has Become a Nightmare - Plastics Today

Thursday, March 11, 2021

The Dream of Plastics that Simply Disappear Has Become a Nightmare  Plastics Today

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution? - Plastics Today

Monday, March 8, 2021

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution?  Plastics Today

A type of ‘biodegradable’ plastic will soon be phased out in Australia. That’s a big win for the environment - The Conversation AU

Monday, March 8, 2021

A type of ‘biodegradable’ plastic will soon be phased out in Australia. That’s a big win for the environment  The Conversation AU

Novomer Develops Low-Cost Compostable Plastics Technology | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Novomer Develops Low-Cost Compostable Plastics Technology | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Riverford Replaces One Million Plastic Bags With TIPA Compostable Packaging - PerishableNews

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Riverford Replaces One Million Plastic Bags With TIPA Compostable Packaging  PerishableNews

Curbside Compost Pick Up Begins, Except for Compostable Plastics - Plastics Today

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Curbside Compost Pick Up Begins, Except for Compostable Plastics  Plastics Today

Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What's the Difference? - Earth911.com

Friday, February 5, 2021

Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What's the Difference?  Earth911.com

When is Compostable Packaging the Right Option? - Packaging Digest

Friday, January 22, 2021

When is Compostable Packaging the Right Option?  Packaging Digest

China biodegradable plastics 'failing to solve pollution crisis' - BBC News

Thursday, December 17, 2020

China biodegradable plastics 'failing to solve pollution crisis'  BBC News

Compostable plastic is booming in Canada — but it may still end up in landfills - National Observer

Friday, November 27, 2020

Compostable plastic is booming in Canada — but it may still end up in landfills  National Observer

Better awareness of biodegradable, compostable plastics disposal would help tackle Europe's plastics problem - European Environment Agency

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Better awareness of biodegradable, compostable plastics disposal would help tackle Europe's plastics problem  European Environment Agency

Backyard compostable straw wins bioplastic award - Plastics News

Thursday, August 20, 2020

Backyard compostable straw wins bioplastic award  Plastics News

Earth Day 2020: Why Compostable Plastics Are Not Sustainable - Plastics Today

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Earth Day 2020: Why Compostable Plastics Are Not Sustainable  Plastics Today

Plant-based? Compostable? What you need to know about bioplastics - CBC.ca

Monday, March 9, 2020

Plant-based? Compostable? What you need to know about bioplastics  CBC.ca

The truth about compostable plastics | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 30, 2020

The truth about compostable plastics | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Editorial: Compostable plastic? Not so much - Los Angeles Times

Sunday, December 22, 2019

Editorial: Compostable plastic? Not so much  Los Angeles Times

Why biodegradables won't solve the plastic crisis - BBC News

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Why biodegradables won't solve the plastic crisis  BBC News

Are compostable plastics actually plastic? | Greenbiz - GreenBiz

Friday, April 19, 2019

Are compostable plastics actually plastic? | Greenbiz  GreenBiz

Recycling Mystery: Compostable Plastics - Earth911.com

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Recycling Mystery: Compostable Plastics  Earth911.com

This toolkit is designed to help you determine if a compostable plastics program is appropriate for your organization and to guide you in properly managing your compostable plastics.

*Resources outlined in this toolkit are examples from a variety of sources to help facilitate a better understanding of compostable products and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Composting Council Research and Education Foundation (CCREF).

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