PBPC Statement on the Executive Order on Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad

February 2, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, in reaction to the Biden Administration’s Executive Order on Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad, Jessica Bowman, Executive Director of the Plant Based Products Council (PBPC), commented:

“We commend President Biden’s efforts to prioritize the fight against climate change. This executive order emphasizes the importance of plant-based products and materials as a way to meet demand and ensure that federal infrastructure investment helps in tackling the climate crisis. We look forward to working with the Administration to further emphasize the role of plant-based products in advancing a more sustainable agricultural system and consumer products economy.”

Products and materials derived from plants present a clear opportunity to address key environmental imperatives facing our planet. PBPC is dedicated to advancing policies that create a more sustainable and responsible global economy though biobased innovation.


The Plant Based Products Council (PBPC) is a group of like-minded organizations working to guide the global economy toward more sustainable and responsible consumer products and packaging through greater use of plant-based materials. Learn more at https://pbpc.com/