Setting the Record Straight with PBPC

The Plant Based Products Council’s setting the record straight blog series examines common misconceptions about plant-based products, provides clear definitions for commonly used terms, and sets the record straight on products derived from nature. Products made from plants are new and innovative, so there are a lot of unknowns – and we want to change that. We want to help consumers understand the many benefits of plant-based products, the diversity of available products, and how they fit into the circular bioeconomy.

Setting the Record Straight

Do plant-based products perform as well as traditional products and materials?

A common myth we often hear is that plant-based products don’t perform as Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Can plant-based products be used in durable goods?

When it comes to plant-based products, consumers often think of single use Read More

Setting the Record Straight

Can plant-based products slow the impacts of climate change?

The impacts of climate change can be felt at almost every level in nature. 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