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Three CREF Awards Given at COMPOST2022

04/07/2022 10:35 AM
January 2022CREF gave out three awards during the January conference to thank those who have gone

The CREF Board of Trustees has announced that two new trustees have recently joined the Board

01/07/2022 12:33 PM
The CREF Board of Trustees has announced that two new trustees have recently joined the Board,

Compost Use Applications – A Return on Investment (ROI) Project Finished and Available on Website

01/07/2022 12:32 PM
In 2020 during the COMPOST2020 conference, many people and organizations donated generously to fund

ICAW 2022 Contests Winners Announced

12/06/2021 1:25 PM
The winners of both the ICAW 2022 Poster Contest and the video contest have been chosen. This year’s

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

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Compostable Packaging Market Drivers is Responsible for Increasing Market Share and Forecast 2029 – Designer Women - Designer Women

Monday, June 27, 2022

Compostable Packaging Market Drivers is Responsible for Increasing Market Share and Forecast 2029 – Designer Women  Designer Women

15 Best Green Tea Brands, Ranked - Tasting Table

Monday, June 27, 2022

15 Best Green Tea Brands, Ranked  Tasting Table

Compostable Packaging Market Scope and Overview, Report Overview, Consumption by Region, Company Profiles, Value Chain and Sales Analysis – Designer Women - Designer Women

Monday, June 27, 2022

Compostable Packaging Market Scope and Overview, Report Overview, Consumption by Region, Company Profiles, Value Chain and Sales Analysis – Designer Women  Designer Women

California Voice: It’s high time to put a lid on plastics - Marin Independent Journal

Monday, June 27, 2022

California Voice: It’s high time to put a lid on plastics  Marin Independent Journal

California Voice: It’s high time to put a lid on plastics - Marin Independent Journal

Monday, June 27, 2022

California Voice: It’s high time to put a lid on plastics  Marin Independent Journal

EcoTensil and Trendy Top Announce Cooperation to Deliver Sturdy Plastic-Free Paperboard Spoon in Turnkey Top-Cup - PerishableNews

Monday, June 27, 2022

EcoTensil and Trendy Top Announce Cooperation to Deliver Sturdy Plastic-Free Paperboard Spoon in Turnkey Top-Cup  PerishableNews

Beyond Plastics: Shifting The Waste Reduction Burden From Consumers To Producers - Forbes

Monday, June 27, 2022

Beyond Plastics: Shifting The Waste Reduction Burden From Consumers To Producers  Forbes

Beyond Plastics: Shifting The Waste Reduction Burden From Consumers To Producers - Forbes

Monday, June 27, 2022

Beyond Plastics: Shifting The Waste Reduction Burden From Consumers To Producers  Forbes

Best Eco-Friendly Phone Cases of 2022 - Futurism

Monday, June 27, 2022

Best Eco-Friendly Phone Cases of 2022  Futurism

Best Eco-Friendly Phone Cases of 2022 - Futurism

Monday, June 27, 2022

Best Eco-Friendly Phone Cases of 2022  Futurism

The 30 Best Eco-Friendly Products of 2022 - Bob Vila

Monday, June 27, 2022

The 30 Best Eco-Friendly Products of 2022  Bob Vila

Keurig Dr Pepper Outlines Strong Progress Toward Ambitious Corporate Responsibility Commitments - StreetInsider.com

Monday, June 27, 2022

Keurig Dr Pepper Outlines Strong Progress Toward Ambitious Corporate Responsibility Commitments  StreetInsider.com

Footprint Says To Ditch Your Plastic Packaging - Forbes

Monday, June 27, 2022

Footprint Says To Ditch Your Plastic Packaging  Forbes

Footprint Says To Ditch Your Plastic Packaging - Forbes

Monday, June 27, 2022

Footprint Says To Ditch Your Plastic Packaging  Forbes

Magical Mushroom Company cultivates £3 million to create biodegradable packaging - Tech.eu

Monday, June 27, 2022

Magical Mushroom Company cultivates £3 million to create biodegradable packaging  Tech.eu

Editorial: California has a chance to lead the nation on cutting plastic trash. If we don't blow it - Los Angeles Times

Monday, June 27, 2022

Editorial: California has a chance to lead the nation on cutting plastic trash. If we don't blow it  Los Angeles Times

How can we make extended producer responsibility a reality? - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 27, 2022

How can we make extended producer responsibility a reality?  Packaging Europe

How can we make extended producer responsibility a reality? - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 27, 2022

How can we make extended producer responsibility a reality?  Packaging Europe

Global Biobased & Biodegradable Chemicals, Materials, Polymers, Plastics, Paints, Coatings and Fuels Mark - Benzinga

Monday, June 27, 2022

Global Biobased & Biodegradable Chemicals, Materials, Polymers, Plastics, Paints, Coatings and Fuels Mark  Benzinga

9 new restaurants to try in South Jersey from steak to popovers - Courier Post

Monday, June 27, 2022

9 new restaurants to try in South Jersey from steak to popovers  Courier Post

To Cut Ocean Plastic Pollution, Aquaculture Turns to Renewable Gear - Civil Eats

Monday, June 27, 2022

To Cut Ocean Plastic Pollution, Aquaculture Turns to Renewable Gear  Civil Eats

To Cut Ocean Plastic Pollution, Aquaculture Turns to Renewable Gear - Civil Eats

Monday, June 27, 2022

To Cut Ocean Plastic Pollution, Aquaculture Turns to Renewable Gear  Civil Eats

Refreshing beer trends that are here to stay! - India TV News

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Refreshing beer trends that are here to stay!  India TV News

UPM Specialty Papers launches Solide Lucent - Labels and Labeling

Sunday, June 26, 2022

UPM Specialty Papers launches Solide Lucent  Labels and Labeling

Western Australia's world-first plastics ban kicks off - Ragtrader

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Western Australia's world-first plastics ban kicks off  Ragtrader

Stronger supplies of California organic basil in 2022 - hortidaily.com

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Stronger supplies of California organic basil in 2022  hortidaily.com

Kean eliminates plastic!(?) - The Spectator Australia

Sunday, June 26, 2022

Kean eliminates plastic!(?)  The Spectator Australia

VC firm Climate Angels select seven start-ups in the F&B Industry under the Zero-Single-Use Plastic... - The Hans India

Sunday, June 26, 2022

VC firm Climate Angels select seven start-ups in the F&B Industry under the Zero-Single-Use Plastic...  The Hans India

Scientists Created A Spray-On Wrapper That Could Reduce Food Waste - Tasting Table

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Scientists Created A Spray-On Wrapper That Could Reduce Food Waste  Tasting Table

Scientists Created A Spray-On Wrapper That Could Reduce Food Waste - Tasting Table

Saturday, June 25, 2022

Scientists Created A Spray-On Wrapper That Could Reduce Food Waste  Tasting Table

Ballarat council's waste issues mount in face of multi-million dollar costs - ABC News

Friday, June 24, 2022

Ballarat council's waste issues mount in face of multi-million dollar costs  ABC News

Ballarat council's waste issues mount in face of multi-million dollar costs - ABC News

Friday, June 24, 2022

Ballarat council's waste issues mount in face of multi-million dollar costs  ABC News

Govt to organise 3-day fair to promote alternatives of SUP - Millennium Post

Friday, June 24, 2022

Govt to organise 3-day fair to promote alternatives of SUP  Millennium Post

Specialty Food Association Trendspotter Panel Selects Top Trends for 2022 Summer Fancy Food Show - PerishableNews

Friday, June 24, 2022

Specialty Food Association Trendspotter Panel Selects Top Trends for 2022 Summer Fancy Food Show  PerishableNews

Biobased & Biodegradable Chemicals, Materials, Polymers, Plastics, Paints, Coatings and Fuels - Global Production to 2030 - 69News WFMZ-TV

Friday, June 24, 2022

Biobased & Biodegradable Chemicals, Materials, Polymers, Plastics, Paints, Coatings and Fuels - Global Production to 2030  69News WFMZ-TV

Candy Kittens trials compostable packaging at Glastonbury | News - The Grocer

Friday, June 24, 2022

Candy Kittens trials compostable packaging at Glastonbury | News  The Grocer

Latte levy: Cafés can't turn away business, will have no choice but to accept dirty 'keep cups', says manager - Independent.ie

Friday, June 24, 2022

Latte levy: Cafés can't turn away business, will have no choice but to accept dirty 'keep cups', says manager  Independent.ie

Pandemic Gave Yogurt Consumption a Needed Boost - PR Newswire

Friday, June 24, 2022

Pandemic Gave Yogurt Consumption a Needed Boost  PR Newswire

Pandemic Gave Yogurt Consumption a Needed Boost - PR Newswire

Friday, June 24, 2022

Pandemic Gave Yogurt Consumption a Needed Boost  PR Newswire

Single-use plastic ban - Fossil fuel-based polymer demand may decline in India as processors shift to biodegradable/compostable raw materials - polymerupdate.com

Friday, June 24, 2022

Single-use plastic ban - Fossil fuel-based polymer demand may decline in India as processors shift to biodegradable/compostable raw materials  polymerupdate.com

Billie Eilish bans plastic in Glastonbury rider | Entertainment News | wfmz.com - 69News WFMZ-TV

Friday, June 24, 2022

Billie Eilish bans plastic in Glastonbury rider | Entertainment News | wfmz.com  69News WFMZ-TV

Mondi packaging passes recycling sorting test | PetfoodIndustry.com - PetfoodIndustry.com

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Mondi packaging passes recycling sorting test | PetfoodIndustry.com  PetfoodIndustry.com

Mondi packaging passes recycling sorting test | PetfoodIndustry.com - PetfoodIndustry.com

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Mondi packaging passes recycling sorting test | PetfoodIndustry.com  PetfoodIndustry.com

This Md. company wants to help you pack your lunch more sustainably - Maryland Daily Record

Thursday, June 23, 2022

This Md. company wants to help you pack your lunch more sustainably  Maryland Daily Record

CMO Of The Oklahoma City Zoo Shares Strategies To Re-Imagine Live Experiences - Forbes

Thursday, June 23, 2022

CMO Of The Oklahoma City Zoo Shares Strategies To Re-Imagine Live Experiences  Forbes

Middle East and Africa Compostable Packaging Market- Comprehensive Study on COVID19 Impact Analysis and Forecast by Top Performing Regions, Product Types and Growth Rate – Designer Women - Designer Women

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Middle East and Africa Compostable Packaging Market- Comprehensive Study on COVID19 Impact Analysis and Forecast by Top Performing Regions, Product Types and Growth Rate – Designer Women  Designer Women

Global Polylactic Acid Market Report to 2026 - Increasing Use in Packaging and Compostable Bag Applications is Driving Growth - GlobeNewswire

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Global Polylactic Acid Market Report to 2026 - Increasing Use in Packaging and Compostable Bag Applications is Driving Growth  GlobeNewswire

Global Polylactic Acid Market Report to 2026 - Increasing Use in Packaging and Compostable Bag Applications is Driving Growth - GlobeNewswire

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Global Polylactic Acid Market Report to 2026 - Increasing Use in Packaging and Compostable Bag Applications is Driving Growth  GlobeNewswire

Can California Turn The Tide Against Single-Use Plastic? - Forbes

Thursday, June 23, 2022

Can California Turn The Tide Against Single-Use Plastic?  Forbes

Earth First column: It's time to have a crack at Plastic Free July - Central Western Daily

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Earth First column: It's time to have a crack at Plastic Free July  Central Western Daily

Letters - June 23, 2022 – The Sopris Sun - soprissun.com

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Letters - June 23, 2022 – The Sopris Sun  soprissun.com

Bag issues pose challenges for ME chip companies - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Bag issues pose challenges for ME chip companies  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Contest provides pathway to Walmart's packaging team - Plastics Recycling Update

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Contest provides pathway to Walmart's packaging team  Plastics Recycling Update

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting - Yahoo Finance

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting  Yahoo Finance

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting - Yahoo Finance

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting  Yahoo Finance

Ara Partners Acquires Genera, Largest Integrated Manufacturer of Non-Wood Agricultural Pulp and Molded Fiber Products in North America - PR Newswire

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Ara Partners Acquires Genera, Largest Integrated Manufacturer of Non-Wood Agricultural Pulp and Molded Fiber Products in North America  PR Newswire

Full lineup of organics highlighted - hortidaily.com

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Full lineup of organics highlighted  hortidaily.com

£1.3m of projects now tackling carbon emissions thanks to new grants from Co-op Foundation and Co-op - Retail Times

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

£1.3m of projects now tackling carbon emissions thanks to new grants from Co-op Foundation and Co-op  Retail Times

Healthy oceans: can farmed seaweed be transformed into a compostable plastic? - ABC News

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Healthy oceans: can farmed seaweed be transformed into a compostable plastic?  ABC News

Understanding compostable plastics packaging - Plastics in Packaging

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Understanding compostable plastics packaging  Plastics in Packaging

Understanding compostable plastics packaging - Plastics in Packaging

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Understanding compostable plastics packaging  Plastics in Packaging

Blue Ridge Bites: Porkchops with coffee-infused spice rub - WSLS 10

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Blue Ridge Bites: Porkchops with coffee-infused spice rub  WSLS 10

Molded Fiber Bowls Market to Reach Valuation of US$ 297.2 Mn by 2032 | Major Key players are Southern Champion Tray, Be Green Packaging, Pactiv - GlobeNewswire

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Molded Fiber Bowls Market to Reach Valuation of US$ 297.2 Mn by 2032 | Major Key players are Southern Champion Tray, Be Green Packaging, Pactiv  GlobeNewswire

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says - Yahoo Canada Finance

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says  Yahoo Canada Finance

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says - Canada NewsWire

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says  Canada NewsWire

Food Service Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027) - Yahoo Finance

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Food Service Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2022 - 2027)  Yahoo Finance

Whole Earth Brands Announces Global Strategic ESG Goals for 2030 - GlobeNewswire

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Whole Earth Brands Announces Global Strategic ESG Goals for 2030  GlobeNewswire

8 Sustainable Packaging Labels - Earth911.com

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

8 Sustainable Packaging Labels  Earth911.com

'Clever solution': S'pore firm launches pilot to turn KFC packaging, food waste into farm fertiliser - TODAY

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

'Clever solution': S'pore firm launches pilot to turn KFC packaging, food waste into farm fertiliser  TODAY

KIN Nets $3.7 Million For Smart Food Ecosystem That Eliminates Food Waste - Green Queen Media

Monday, June 20, 2022

KIN Nets $3.7 Million For Smart Food Ecosystem That Eliminates Food Waste  Green Queen Media

Bio-Based Coffee Capsules, Bimbo Canada's Compostable Bread Clips, and Bamboo-Based Meat Trays - Packaging World

Monday, June 20, 2022

Bio-Based Coffee Capsules, Bimbo Canada's Compostable Bread Clips, and Bamboo-Based Meat Trays  Packaging World

Global Sustainable Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026) - Yahoo Finance UK

Monday, June 20, 2022

Global Sustainable Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)  Yahoo Finance UK

Global Sustainable Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026) - Yahoo Finance UK

Monday, June 20, 2022

Global Sustainable Packaging Market - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact, and Forecasts (2021 - 2026)  Yahoo Finance UK

Adios Plastic launches compostable wipes for dogs - Pet Business World News

Monday, June 20, 2022

Adios Plastic launches compostable wipes for dogs  Pet Business World News

No More Miniatures: Unilever helps Holiday Inn-owner cut single-use plastic - www.businessgreen.com

Monday, June 20, 2022

No More Miniatures: Unilever helps Holiday Inn-owner cut single-use plastic  www.businessgreen.com

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use' - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 20, 2022

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use'  Packaging Europe

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use' - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 20, 2022

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use'  Packaging Europe

ULMA warns new single-use plastic rules represent 'alarm bell' for food packaging - Packaging News

Monday, June 20, 2022

ULMA warns new single-use plastic rules represent 'alarm bell' for food packaging  Packaging News

Seeking sustainable packaging solutions | The Packer - The Packer

Monday, June 20, 2022

Seeking sustainable packaging solutions | The Packer  The Packer

Plastic straws cause FMCG firms indigestion as deadline for ban nears - Business Standard

Monday, June 20, 2022

Plastic straws cause FMCG firms indigestion as deadline for ban nears  Business Standard

Original Source Unveils Refillable Shower Gel Range - Namnews

Monday, June 20, 2022

Original Source Unveils Refillable Shower Gel Range  Namnews

5 Emerging Trends In The Meal Kit Industry - MinuteHack

Monday, June 20, 2022

5 Emerging Trends In The Meal Kit Industry  MinuteHack

Locally sourced, Montana-themed snacks find Butte storefront to call home - The Montana Standard

Sunday, June 19, 2022

Locally sourced, Montana-themed snacks find Butte storefront to call home  The Montana Standard

Single-use plastic to be phased out by June 30: Pollution Control Board - Hindustan Times

Saturday, June 18, 2022

Single-use plastic to be phased out by June 30: Pollution Control Board  Hindustan Times

Single-Use Plastics Requirements Take Effect on July 31 in Bellingham - whatcomtalk.com

Friday, June 17, 2022

Single-Use Plastics Requirements Take Effect on July 31 in Bellingham  whatcomtalk.com

Compostable Plastic Packaging Material Market to Witness Tremendous Demand from Healthcare & Food & Beverage during 2022-2028 - Digital Journal

Friday, June 17, 2022

Compostable Plastic Packaging Material Market to Witness Tremendous Demand from Healthcare & Food & Beverage during 2022-2028  Digital Journal

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy - WhatTheyThink

Friday, June 17, 2022

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy  WhatTheyThink

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy - WhatTheyThink

Friday, June 17, 2022

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy  WhatTheyThink

California Lawmakers Strike Tentative Deal on Plastic Pollution - Bloomberg Law

Friday, June 17, 2022

California Lawmakers Strike Tentative Deal on Plastic Pollution  Bloomberg Law

Will California ban involuntary servitude? - CalMatters

Friday, June 17, 2022

Will California ban involuntary servitude?  CalMatters

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Size And Forecast to 2028 |Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., Innovia Films Limited, Biome Bioplastics Limited, BASF SE – Designer Women - Designer Women

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Compostable Packaging Materials Market Size And Forecast to 2028 |Novamont SpA, Tipa-corp ltd., Innovia Films Limited, Biome Bioplastics Limited, BASF SE – Designer Women  Designer Women

Large Compostable Poop Bags With Handles - Pogi's Biodegradable Pet Waste Bags Amazon Collection Launch - GlobeNewswire

Thursday, June 16, 2022

Large Compostable Poop Bags With Handles - Pogi's Biodegradable Pet Waste Bags Amazon Collection Launch  GlobeNewswire

On a Mission to Tackle Waste in the Beauty Industry, MOB Beauty Will Offer Fully Compostable Packaging by 2024 - PR Newswire

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

On a Mission to Tackle Waste in the Beauty Industry, MOB Beauty Will Offer Fully Compostable Packaging by 2024  PR Newswire

Notes from the Trail: Biodegradable and compostable are entirely different things - NNSL Media

Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Notes from the Trail: Biodegradable and compostable are entirely different things  NNSL Media

Laser Coding Option for Compostable Natureflex Films - Packaging Strategies

Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Laser Coding Option for Compostable Natureflex Films  Packaging Strategies

Compostable Packaging Market by Types, Applications, Companies and Forecasts to 2028 Covered in a Latest Research || – Designer Women - Designer Women

Monday, June 13, 2022

Compostable Packaging Market by Types, Applications, Companies and Forecasts to 2028 Covered in a Latest Research || – Designer Women  Designer Women

Malaysia Says No To Single-Use Plastic - CodeBlue

Monday, June 13, 2022

Malaysia Says No To Single-Use Plastic  CodeBlue

Secretary Haaland Issues Order to Phase Out Single-Use Plastics, Protect Public Lands and Waters - US Department of the Interior

Wednesday, June 8, 2022

Secretary Haaland Issues Order to Phase Out Single-Use Plastics, Protect Public Lands and Waters  US Department of the Interior

Produce Packaging is Ripe for Innovation - Packaging World

Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Produce Packaging is Ripe for Innovation  Packaging World

'Easy open' range of produce bags with compostable option unveiled by Novolex - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 6, 2022

'Easy open' range of produce bags with compostable option unveiled by Novolex  Packaging Europe

Is compostable packaging GOOD or BAD for the environment? - Radio 702

Sunday, June 5, 2022

Is compostable packaging GOOD or BAD for the environment?  Radio 702

The Overlooked Root of Plastic Culture in the Food System - Sierra Club

Saturday, June 4, 2022

The Overlooked Root of Plastic Culture in the Food System  Sierra Club

How Brands Can Incorporate Sustainable Flexible Packaging - Store Brands Magazine

Friday, June 3, 2022

How Brands Can Incorporate Sustainable Flexible Packaging  Store Brands Magazine

10 Household Items with Compostable Alternatives - Greener Ideal

Friday, June 3, 2022

10 Household Items with Compostable Alternatives  Greener Ideal

PLA Compostable Bioplastics, Towards a Circular Economy - WhatTheyThink

Friday, June 3, 2022

PLA Compostable Bioplastics, Towards a Circular Economy  WhatTheyThink

CORONA INDIA LAUNCHES NEW 100% BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PACKAGING USING BARLEY STRAW - PR Newswire

Thursday, June 2, 2022

CORONA INDIA LAUNCHES NEW 100% BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PACKAGING USING BARLEY STRAW  PR Newswire

Will A Nationwide Ban On Single-Use Plastic From July Kill The Polluting Monster? - Outlook India

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Will A Nationwide Ban On Single-Use Plastic From July Kill The Polluting Monster?  Outlook India

What You Need to Know About Bioplastics - Gizmodo

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

What You Need to Know About Bioplastics  Gizmodo

Bread distributor Earth & Wheat adopts compostable packaging - Packaging Gateway

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Bread distributor Earth & Wheat adopts compostable packaging  Packaging Gateway

Israeli Company Wants to Create a Greener Future Through Compostable Plastic - The Spoon

Monday, May 30, 2022

Israeli Company Wants to Create a Greener Future Through Compostable Plastic  The Spoon

Israeli Company Wants to Create a Greener Future Through Compostable Plastic - The Spoon

Monday, May 30, 2022

  1. Israeli Company Wants to Create a Greener Future Through Compostable Plastic  The Spoon
  2. Plants Over Plastics! Repurpose Compostable Home Products  Eco Child's Play
  3. How Compostable Packaging Can Tackle Ocean Plastics Crisis  TriplePundit
  4. TIPA Partners with G.Mondini to Produce Home Compostable Wet Food Container  Packaging Strategies
  5. G. Mondini to trial TIPA compostable films for paper-based food packaging  Packaging Europe
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We never got good at recycling plastic. Some states are trying a new approach - WMFE

Monday, May 30, 2022

We never got good at recycling plastic. Some states are trying a new approach  WMFE

Compostable School Lunch Packaging isn't Actually Compostable – MA Chronicle - MA Chronicle

Friday, May 27, 2022

Compostable School Lunch Packaging isn't Actually Compostable – MA Chronicle  MA Chronicle

What would happen if we stopped using plastic? - BBC

Thursday, May 26, 2022

What would happen if we stopped using plastic?  BBC

What would happen if we stopped using plastic? - BBC

Thursday, May 26, 2022

What would happen if we stopped using plastic?  BBC

Biotech startup raises $6.2m for plastic-free compostable packaging - Packaging News

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Biotech startup raises $6.2m for plastic-free compostable packaging  Packaging News

Biotech startup raises $6.2m for plastic-free compostable packaging - Packaging News

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Biotech startup raises $6.2m for plastic-free compostable packaging  Packaging News

What's standing in the way of a circular food packaging economy? - Food Dive

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

What's standing in the way of a circular food packaging economy?  Food Dive

Scientists make plastic more degradable under UV light - Science Daily

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Scientists make plastic more degradable under UV light  Science Daily

What Can You Take for Food Scraps Recycling at the Market Drop-off Locations? | City of Madison - City of Madison, Wisconsin

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

What Can You Take for Food Scraps Recycling at the Market Drop-off Locations? | City of Madison  City of Madison, Wisconsin

Agromediterránea replaces plastic with 100% compostable PLA and kraft packaging - hortidaily.com

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

Agromediterránea replaces plastic with 100% compostable PLA and kraft packaging  hortidaily.com

Volpi Foods, C-P Flexible Packaging team up for compostable package - MEAT+POULTRY

Friday, May 13, 2022

Volpi Foods, C-P Flexible Packaging team up for compostable package  MEAT+POULTRY

Inno-Pak acquires compostable packaging provider Stalk Market - Packaging Gateway

Friday, May 13, 2022

Inno-Pak acquires compostable packaging provider Stalk Market  Packaging Gateway

Apple Producer and Supplier Becomes Australia's First Organic Company to Use Fully Home Compostable Packaging - Packaging Strategies

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Apple Producer and Supplier Becomes Australia's First Organic Company to Use Fully Home Compostable Packaging  Packaging Strategies

Help Make Healthy Compost - City of Boulder

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Help Make Healthy Compost  City of Boulder

Recycler's checkered past is weaponized in plastics fight - POLITICO

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Recycler's checkered past is weaponized in plastics fight  POLITICO

Design Students Develop Compostable Take-Out Container Prototypes in Project Sponsored by Eastman - NC State News

Monday, May 9, 2022

Design Students Develop Compostable Take-Out Container Prototypes in Project Sponsored by Eastman  NC State News

How to (Really) Bid Good Riddance to Plastic - Sierra Club

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

How to (Really) Bid Good Riddance to Plastic  Sierra Club

The Tea Spot introduces 100% compostable packaging for 7 tea flavors - Food Engineering Magazine

Tuesday, April 26, 2022

The Tea Spot introduces 100% compostable packaging for 7 tea flavors  Food Engineering Magazine

Biodegradable Plastics Won't Put You on the Path to Circularity - Plastics Today

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Biodegradable Plastics Won't Put You on the Path to Circularity  Plastics Today

Opportunities, barriers and solutions for compostable packaging - Pet Food Processing

Monday, April 18, 2022

Opportunities, barriers and solutions for compostable packaging  Pet Food Processing

Opinion | Biodegradable plastic is a scam | Opinion | newsrecord.org - The News Record

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Opinion | Biodegradable plastic is a scam | Opinion | newsrecord.org  The News Record

Good Start Packaging Working to Reduce Environmental Impact of Takeout Food - GlobeNewswire

Monday, April 11, 2022

Good Start Packaging Working to Reduce Environmental Impact of Takeout Food  GlobeNewswire

Frito-Lay's Compostable Packaging Experiment | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Frito-Lay's Compostable Packaging Experiment | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

Do you toss biodegradable plastic in the compost bin? Here’s why it might not break down - The Conversation Indonesia

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Do you toss biodegradable plastic in the compost bin? Here’s why it might not break down  The Conversation Indonesia

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank - Food Tank

Monday, April 4, 2022

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank  Food Tank

Earthcycle presents new home compostable and recyclable packaging solutions - The Packer

Monday, April 4, 2022

Earthcycle presents new home compostable and recyclable packaging solutions  The Packer

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank - Food Tank

Monday, April 4, 2022

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank  Food Tank

Frito-Lay Debuts 100% Bio-based, Compostable Snack Bag - Packaging World

Thursday, March 24, 2022

Frito-Lay Debuts 100% Bio-based, Compostable Snack Bag  Packaging World

Sorting of compostable packaging becoming realistic through watermarking - Packaging Europe

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Sorting of compostable packaging becoming realistic through watermarking  Packaging Europe

Episode 6: Let's Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging - waste360

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Episode 6: Let's Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging  waste360

Episode 6: Let's Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging - waste360

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Episode 6: Let's Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging  waste360

China cools on biodegradable plastic | News - Eco-Business

Saturday, March 5, 2022

China cools on biodegradable plastic | News  Eco-Business

China cools on biodegradable plastic - chinadialogue

Thursday, March 3, 2022

China cools on biodegradable plastic  chinadialogue

Self-Cleaning, Dirt-Repellent and Degradable Bioplastics - AZoM

Monday, February 28, 2022

Self-Cleaning, Dirt-Repellent and Degradable Bioplastics  AZoM

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging  Packaging Digest

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging  Packaging Digest

Study: Turning waste from apples into compostable packaging - FoodNavigator-USA.com

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Study: Turning waste from apples into compostable packaging  FoodNavigator-USA.com

This Shampoo Bar Saves Me Money and Comes in Compostable Packaging - The New York Times

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

This Shampoo Bar Saves Me Money and Comes in Compostable Packaging  The New York Times

Compostable packaging hits the produce industry – Produce Blue Book - Produce Blue Book

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Compostable packaging hits the produce industry – Produce Blue Book  Produce Blue Book

Compostable packaging hits the produce industry – Produce Blue Book - Produce Blue Book

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Compostable packaging hits the produce industry – Produce Blue Book  Produce Blue Book

Sunrays launches compostable grape bag | Produce News - The Produce News

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Sunrays launches compostable grape bag | Produce News  The Produce News

Lotus effect: Self-cleaning bioplastics repel liquid and dirt: New bioinspired plastic is sturdy and compostable, ideal for eco-friendly food packaging - Science Daily

Tuesday, February 8, 2022

Lotus effect: Self-cleaning bioplastics repel liquid and dirt: New bioinspired plastic is sturdy and compostable, ideal for eco-friendly food packaging  Science Daily

My Big Idea: Compostable E-Commerce Packaging | Bostonia - Boston University

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

My Big Idea: Compostable E-Commerce Packaging | Bostonia  Boston University

US Plastics Pact releases anticipated 'problematic' materials list - Waste Dive

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

US Plastics Pact releases anticipated 'problematic' materials list  Waste Dive

Fantastic 5 of Compostable Packaging | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Fantastic 5 of Compostable Packaging | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

TIPA, Printpack, Digimarc Create Digital Watermark for Compostable Packaging - Packaging World

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

TIPA, Printpack, Digimarc Create Digital Watermark for Compostable Packaging  Packaging World

Public consultation on biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastics - environment.ec.europa.eu

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Public consultation on biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastics  environment.ec.europa.eu

$70 Million Boosts TIPA's Compostable Packaging Plans - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 6, 2022

$70 Million Boosts TIPA's Compostable Packaging Plans  Plastics Today

The 6 sustainable packaging trends we'll be watching in 2022 | Greenbiz - GreenBiz

Thursday, January 6, 2022

The 6 sustainable packaging trends we'll be watching in 2022 | Greenbiz  GreenBiz

$70 Million Boosts TIPA's Compostable Packaging Plans - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 6, 2022

$70 Million Boosts TIPA's Compostable Packaging Plans  Plastics Today

Mintons Good Food introduces home compostable packaging - Packaging News

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

Mintons Good Food introduces home compostable packaging  Packaging News

'If you're using paper, but you're putting a plastic liner in it, you haven't really solved anything...' Footprint talks sustainable packaging - FoodNavigator-USA.com

Saturday, December 11, 2021

'If you're using paper, but you're putting a plastic liner in it, you haven't really solved anything...' Footprint talks sustainable packaging  FoodNavigator-USA.com

Composting Consortium Has Different Take on Circular Economy - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Composting Consortium Has Different Take on Circular Economy  Packaging Digest

Parkside unveils compostable packaging solution for individual tea bags - Packaging Europe

Monday, December 6, 2021

Parkside unveils compostable packaging solution for individual tea bags  Packaging Europe

Coalition launches with broad goal to fix the compostable packaging conundrum - Nation's Restaurant News

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Coalition launches with broad goal to fix the compostable packaging conundrum  Nation's Restaurant News

Lipman Family Farms Expands Compostable Packaging - Packaging World

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Lipman Family Farms Expands Compostable Packaging  Packaging World

Sway makes compostable plastic out of seaweed - Fast Company

Monday, November 8, 2021

Sway makes compostable plastic out of seaweed  Fast Company

Bay Area company replacing plastic bags with compostable versions made from seaweed - San Francisco Chronicle

Sunday, November 7, 2021

Bay Area company replacing plastic bags with compostable versions made from seaweed  San Francisco Chronicle

Compostable produce packaging adds shelf life and sustainability - hortidaily.com

Monday, November 1, 2021

Compostable produce packaging adds shelf life and sustainability  hortidaily.com

Full Cycle Bioplastics turns food waste into biodegradable plastic - Fast Company

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Full Cycle Bioplastics turns food waste into biodegradable plastic  Fast Company

Michele Morris: Why we don’t want your cup in our compost - vtdigger.org

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Michele Morris: Why we don’t want your cup in our compost  vtdigger.org

Plastic-Like Compostable Packaging Is Baked | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Plastic-Like Compostable Packaging Is Baked | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

PepsiCo launches compostable bag for Off The Eaten Path brand - Food Dive

Friday, September 24, 2021

PepsiCo launches compostable bag for Off The Eaten Path brand  Food Dive

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

Expanded compostable packaging line for organic produce launched - hortidaily.com

Thursday, September 9, 2021

Expanded compostable packaging line for organic produce launched  hortidaily.com

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

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

Thursday, August 19, 2021

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

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 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

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

To Design Truly Compostable Plastic, Scientists Take Cues From Nature - Lawrence Berkeley Lab (.gov)

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

To Design Truly Compostable Plastic, Scientists Take Cues From Nature  Lawrence Berkeley Lab (.gov)

Compostic Clings to Home Composable Plastic Alternatives - waste360

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Compostic Clings to Home Composable Plastic Alternatives  waste360

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution? - Plastics Today

Monday, March 8, 2021

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution?  Plastics Today

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

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

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

Friday, January 29, 2021

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

When is Compostable Packaging the Right Option? - Packaging Digest

Friday, January 22, 2021

When is Compostable Packaging the Right Option?  Packaging Digest

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

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

Why compostable plastics aren't such a great idea - Sifted

Wednesday, February 12, 2020

Why compostable plastics aren't such a great idea  Sifted

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

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Why biodegradables won't solve the plastic crisis  BBC

NEW STUDY 'MISLEADS ON VALUE OF BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PLASTICS' - Packaging Europe

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

NEW STUDY 'MISLEADS ON VALUE OF BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PLASTICS'  Packaging Europe

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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