Accountability Blog

The Plant Based Products Council’s accountability blog series takes a look at how the plant-based products industry is portrayed in popular media. We started this series to correct the record on common myths and misconceptions reported in the media so consumers can stay informed and separate fact from fiction. We also think it is important to commend news outlets for getting it right and give credit where it’s due for solid reporting.


On Fast Company and Composting, Let’s Lead with the Good News

Articles like this one in Fast Company do an admirable job of giving readers Read More


Here’s How Ensia Could Improve the Discussion on Bioplastics

A recent article from an outlet called Ensia asks whether bioplastics are Read More


The Plastics Industry Should Be Looking to the Future

The lack of waste stream and recycling infrastructure necessary to properly Read More


What National Geographic Gets Wrong about Plant-Based Plastics

A recent examination of plant-based plastics in National Geographic omits key Read More


Needed: A Balanced Discourse on Bio-Based Products and Packaging

We need more innovative solutions to combat the range of waste management and Read More