Welcome to the Plant Based Products Council blog!

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.

Plant-Based Leaders

Plant-Based Leaders | Iowa Corn Promotion Board

Corn Farmers Creating Sustainable Plastics Through Innovation Leading Skunk Read More

Our Voice

How Plant-Based Products Can Help Address Goals from the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26)

In 2021, the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) brought Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Do compostable plastics contaminate the recycling stream?

Many brands and retailers are making the switch to compostable plastics to end Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Are all plant-based materials compostable or biodegradable?

The short answer is no, but to properly answer this question, let’s first Read More

Plant-Based Leaders

Plant-Based Leaders | Novamont

Award Winning B-Corp and Compost Champion Creates Environmental Solutions Case Read More

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