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Our blog presents an opportunity to share news, updates and viewpoints on current issues. Join us on our journey to encourage a more sustainable and responsible future through products derived from nature.

Setting the Record Straight

What does “compostable” mean? Is it the same thing as “biodegradable”?

In the plant-based products industry, we often hear confusion around the terms Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Are Plant-Based Products Leading to More Trash?

As we’ve discussed, implementing solutions towards a circular economy is the Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Are Plant-Based Products Really Better for the Environment?

Much has been discussed about the actual environmental benefits of plant-based Read More

Setting the Record Straight

What is the Circular Economy and How Do Plant-based Materials Fit In?

When it comes to plant-based products, there are a lot of questions with Read More

Plant-Based Leaders

Plant-Based Leaders | Virent, Inc.

Innovative Company Recreates Petrochemicals & Fuels with Sustainable Read More

Plant-Based Leaders

Plant-Based Leaders | Hexas Biomass

Woman-Owned Startup Uses Grass to Save Forests Overview Grass 2 Furniture Read More

Plant-Based Leaders

Plant-Based Leaders | Green Dot Bioplastics

Kansas Firm Green Dot Bioplastics Fuels Rural Economy Overview Bioplastics Read More

Accountability

Our Letter to the Wall Street Journal on Plant-Based Products

Given the recent push by producers of petroleum-based plastics to position Read More

Our Voice

Understanding the Opportunities and Challenges of Plant-Based Packaging

On July 2, 2020, PBPC Executive Director Jessica Bowman participated in the Read More

Accountability

Plant-Based Plastics Should Be Part of the COVID-19 Fight

There can be no question that Covid-19 has changed our world and re-shaped our Read More