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ICAW 2023 Theme Chosen

08/02/2022 10:06 AM
The 2023 International Compost Awareness Week (ICAW) theme is truly a collaborative and

Research Scholarship Winners Announced

08/02/2022 10:05 AM
The CREF Board of Trustees has announced the winners of this year's College Compost Research

New Trustee Joins the CREF Board of Trustees

08/02/2022 10:04 AM
In July, the CREF Board of Trustees welcomed Kate Kurtz as its newest member. Kate is a soil

COMPOST U is Launched

08/02/2022 10:03 AM
Working in partnership with the US Composting Council, CREF helped to launch a new online learning

Compost University is Now Live!

07/25/2022 12:55 PM
We’ve launched! With great excitement, the USCC along with the CREF is happy to announce our new

Three CREF Awards Given at COMPOST2022

04/07/2022 10:35 AM
January 2022CREF gave out three awards during the January conference to thank those who have gone

The CREF Board of Trustees has announced that two new trustees have recently joined the Board

01/07/2022 12:33 PM
The CREF Board of Trustees has announced that two new trustees have recently joined the Board,

Compost Use Applications – A Return on Investment (ROI) Project Finished and Available on Website

01/07/2022 12:32 PM
In 2020 during the COMPOST2020 conference, many people and organizations donated generously to fund

ICAW 2022 Contests Winners Announced

12/06/2021 1:25 PM
The winners of both the ICAW 2022 Poster Contest and the video contest have been chosen. This year’s

College Compost Research Scholarship Winners Announced

06/28/2021 12:35 PM
The CREF Board of Trustees has announced the winners of this year's Compost Research Scholarships

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Riverford recipe box review - goodtoknow

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Riverford recipe box review  goodtoknow

Trends and Predictions in Meat, Poultry, and Seafood Packaging - Packaging World

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Trends and Predictions in Meat, Poultry, and Seafood Packaging  Packaging World

Pernod Ricard Ghana partners 'Let’s Do It Ghana' to mark World Cleanup Day - Myjoyonline

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Pernod Ricard Ghana partners 'Let’s Do It Ghana' to mark World Cleanup Day  Myjoyonline

ChoosePlanetA's new cup replaces plastic drinks lid with 'compostable' top flap design - Packaging Europe

Thursday, September 29, 2022

ChoosePlanetA's new cup replaces plastic drinks lid with 'compostable' top flap design  Packaging Europe

Inside Frito-Lay's Packaging R&D Lab | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Inside Frito-Lay's Packaging R&D Lab | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

Hippo Unwraps New "Earth Friendly" Sustainable Packaging Collection at MJ Unpacked - PR Newswire

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Hippo Unwraps New "Earth Friendly" Sustainable Packaging Collection at MJ Unpacked  PR Newswire

The Global Food Packaging Films Market size is expected to reach $75.4 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 6.5% CAGR during the forecast period - Yahoo Finance

Thursday, September 29, 2022

The Global Food Packaging Films Market size is expected to reach $75.4 billion by 2028, rising at a market growth of 6.5% CAGR during the forecast period  Yahoo Finance

Best Coffee Pod Machines for Your Office - Small Business Trends

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Best Coffee Pod Machines for Your Office  Small Business Trends

Sun Chemical To Highlight Sustainability At Pack Expo International 2022 - happi.com

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Sun Chemical To Highlight Sustainability At Pack Expo International 2022  happi.com

New and Noteworthy Coffee Packaging | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Thursday, September 29, 2022

New and Noteworthy Coffee Packaging | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

Environmentalism: Where imperfect is the new perfect - Vermont Cynic

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Environmentalism: Where imperfect is the new perfect  Vermont Cynic

Kraft Heinz and StartLife partnership to drive innovation in food and beverage - FoodNavigator.com

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Kraft Heinz and StartLife partnership to drive innovation in food and beverage  FoodNavigator.com

NEXE Innovations Announces its First U.S. Purchase Order with Awaken Brands Ventures Ltd - Yahoo Finance

Thursday, September 29, 2022

NEXE Innovations Announces its First U.S. Purchase Order with Awaken Brands Ventures Ltd  Yahoo Finance

Your letters for Sept. 29, 2022 - Calgary Herald

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Your letters for Sept. 29, 2022  Calgary Herald

This polyurethane foam degrades on land and in the ocean - Anthropocene Magazine

Thursday, September 29, 2022

This polyurethane foam degrades on land and in the ocean  Anthropocene Magazine

Ninety-one Percent of U.S. Consumers Consider the Amount of Plastic Used in a Product When Making Purchase Decisions - Eagle-Tribune

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Ninety-one Percent of U.S. Consumers Consider the Amount of Plastic Used in a Product When Making Purchase Decisions  Eagle-Tribune

Ninety-one Percent of U.S. Consumers Consider the Amount of Plastic Used in a Product When Making Purchase Decisions - Valdosta Daily Times

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Ninety-one Percent of U.S. Consumers Consider the Amount of Plastic Used in a Product When Making Purchase Decisions  Valdosta Daily Times

Ozone Coffee Roasters International achieves B Corp certification - World Coffee Portal

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Ozone Coffee Roasters International achieves B Corp certification  World Coffee Portal

The environmentalists at the heart of Maine's booming oyster business - Bangor Daily News

Thursday, September 29, 2022

The environmentalists at the heart of Maine's booming oyster business  Bangor Daily News

King Arthur Baking Company Advances Sustainability Commitment with Announcement of 2030 Goals for People and the Planet - waste360

Thursday, September 29, 2022

King Arthur Baking Company Advances Sustainability Commitment with Announcement of 2030 Goals for People and the Planet  waste360

Theo, 9, wins BBC award for battle against litter on Hemsby beach - BBC

Thursday, September 29, 2022

Theo, 9, wins BBC award for battle against litter on Hemsby beach  BBC

SCH junior's packaging algorithm wins prestigious EPA award - Chestnut Hill Local

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

SCH junior's packaging algorithm wins prestigious EPA award  Chestnut Hill Local

Why getting PFAS out of our products is so hard — and why it matters - PBS NewsHour

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Why getting PFAS out of our products is so hard — and why it matters  PBS NewsHour

Consider paper bags or reusable containers for leaf season this year - The City of Asheville

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Consider paper bags or reusable containers for leaf season this year  The City of Asheville

Sun Chemical to Highlight the “Power of Sustainable Packaging” at PACK EXPO International 2022 - Packaging Strategies

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Sun Chemical to Highlight the “Power of Sustainable Packaging” at PACK EXPO International 2022  Packaging Strategies

Why your caffeine fix is getting more expensive - Newsroom

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Why your caffeine fix is getting more expensive  Newsroom

FAQ: Everything you need to know about Montreal's plastic-bag ban - Montreal Gazette

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

FAQ: Everything you need to know about Montreal's plastic-bag ban  Montreal Gazette

The Body Shop Expands In-Store Refill Program - Packaging World

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

The Body Shop Expands In-Store Refill Program  Packaging World

Outlook on the Rigid Packaging Global Market to 2030 - Featuring Amcor, DS Smith, Holmen and Plastipak Holdings Among Others - Yahoo Finance

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Outlook on the Rigid Packaging Global Market to 2030 - Featuring Amcor, DS Smith, Holmen and Plastipak Holdings Among Others  Yahoo Finance

Outlook on the Rigid Packaging Global Market to 2030 - Featuring Amcor, DS Smith, Holmen and Plastipak Holdings Among Others - Yahoo Finance

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Outlook on the Rigid Packaging Global Market to 2030 - Featuring Amcor, DS Smith, Holmen and Plastipak Holdings Among Others  Yahoo Finance

Levi Strauss & Co. Releases 2021 Sustainability Report and New Slate of Sustainability Goals Across Its Main Pillars of Climate, Consumption and Community - Business Wire

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Levi Strauss & Co. Releases 2021 Sustainability Report and New Slate of Sustainability Goals Across Its Main Pillars of Climate, Consumption and Community  Business Wire

What Are The Many Uses of Jute Fibers? - AZoM

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

What Are The Many Uses of Jute Fibers?  AZoM

Recycling isn't enough to slow plastic pollution, WA scientists say - Crosscut

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Recycling isn't enough to slow plastic pollution, WA scientists say  Crosscut

Recycling isn't enough to slow plastic pollution, WA scientists say - Crosscut

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Recycling isn't enough to slow plastic pollution, WA scientists say  Crosscut

Greener Shopping: The Lomi Home Composter Is a Difference Maker - Earth911.com

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Greener Shopping: The Lomi Home Composter Is a Difference Maker  Earth911.com

Greener Shopping: The Lomi Home Composter Is a Difference Maker - Earth911.com

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Greener Shopping: The Lomi Home Composter Is a Difference Maker  Earth911.com

TLMI Announces That the Association Has Become a Signatory of the U.S. Plastics Pact - WhatTheyThink

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

TLMI Announces That the Association Has Become a Signatory of the U.S. Plastics Pact  WhatTheyThink

Letters to the editor: The plastic pollution crisis; hearing help - Press Herald

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Letters to the editor: The plastic pollution crisis; hearing help  Press Herald

Letters to the editor: The plastic pollution crisis; hearing help - Press Herald

Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Letters to the editor: The plastic pollution crisis; hearing help  Press Herald

Low Melt Point Bag Market Industry Growth and Future Prospects 2028 – The Colby Echo News - The Colby Echo News

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Low Melt Point Bag Market Industry Growth and Future Prospects 2028 – The Colby Echo News  The Colby Echo News

APCO launches PFAS action plan - Waste Management Review

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

APCO launches PFAS action plan  Waste Management Review

APCO launches PFAS action plan - Waste Management Review

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

APCO launches PFAS action plan  Waste Management Review

Getting Ready: Saving money with compost - Seacoastonline.com

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Getting Ready: Saving money with compost  Seacoastonline.com

City committee approves changes to bylaw on single-use plastics - Calgary Herald

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

City committee approves changes to bylaw on single-use plastics  Calgary Herald

City committee approves changes to bylaw on single-use plastics - Calgary Herald

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

City committee approves changes to bylaw on single-use plastics  Calgary Herald

Sustainable Packaging Material Market is expected to display a steady growth by 2028|CAGR: 8%| UnivDatos Market Insights - Yahoo Finance

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Sustainable Packaging Material Market is expected to display a steady growth by 2028|CAGR: 8%| UnivDatos Market Insights  Yahoo Finance

Introducing Smile Compostable Solutions® - PR Newswire

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Introducing Smile Compostable Solutions®  PR Newswire

Introducing Smile Compostable Solutions® - PR Newswire

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Introducing Smile Compostable Solutions®  PR Newswire

MYNI Finds Solution to Problem of Single-Use Plastics - EIN News

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

MYNI Finds Solution to Problem of Single-Use Plastics  EIN News

MYNI Finds Solution to Problem of Single-Use Plastics - EIN News

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

MYNI Finds Solution to Problem of Single-Use Plastics  EIN News

TLMI Becomes Signatory Of US Plastics Pact | Label and Narrow Web - Label & Narrow Web Magazine

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

TLMI Becomes Signatory Of US Plastics Pact | Label and Narrow Web  Label & Narrow Web Magazine

The plastic (and paper) bag ban keeps gets stupider and stupider (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN) - The Trentonian

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The plastic (and paper) bag ban keeps gets stupider and stupider (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN)  The Trentonian

A unique launch in the paper packaging arena - FreshPlaza.com

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

A unique launch in the paper packaging arena  FreshPlaza.com

Edmonton Fall Home Show: 5 steps to sustainable living - Edmonton Journal

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Edmonton Fall Home Show: 5 steps to sustainable living  Edmonton Journal

A Legal Pot Problem That's Now Plaguing the Streets of America: Plastic Litter - InsideClimate News

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

A Legal Pot Problem That's Now Plaguing the Streets of America: Plastic Litter  InsideClimate News

A Legal Pot Problem That's Now Plaguing the Streets of America: Plastic Litter - InsideClimate News

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

A Legal Pot Problem That's Now Plaguing the Streets of America: Plastic Litter  InsideClimate News

Sealed Air unveils protective, 'recycle-ready' cushioning made from 30-50% recycled content - Packaging Europe

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Sealed Air unveils protective, 'recycle-ready' cushioning made from 30-50% recycled content  Packaging Europe

Startups, corporates, and governments can together TRANSFORM India's approach to plastic circularity - YourStory

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Startups, corporates, and governments can together TRANSFORM India's approach to plastic circularity  YourStory

Consultations open for WA's Plan for Plastics - Waste Management Review

Monday, September 26, 2022

Consultations open for WA's Plan for Plastics  Waste Management Review

Eco-Friendly Cleaning for a Healthier Indoor and Outdoor Environment - E/The Environmental Magazine

Monday, September 26, 2022

Eco-Friendly Cleaning for a Healthier Indoor and Outdoor Environment  E/The Environmental Magazine

Insane features inside Double Bay Woolies - news.com.au

Monday, September 26, 2022

Insane features inside Double Bay Woolies  news.com.au

Ethique Shampoo Bar Review - The Daily Beast

Monday, September 26, 2022

Ethique Shampoo Bar Review  The Daily Beast

Richmond aims to collect thousands of pounds of food waste with compost pilot - VPM News

Monday, September 26, 2022

Richmond aims to collect thousands of pounds of food waste with compost pilot  VPM News

We’ve “Bin” Recycling - Hingham Anchor

Monday, September 26, 2022

We’ve “Bin” Recycling  Hingham Anchor

We’ve “Bin” Recycling - Hingham Anchor

Monday, September 26, 2022

We’ve “Bin” Recycling  Hingham Anchor

Winners of Pentawards 2022 foreground sustainability as a consistently important factor of packaging design - Packaging Europe

Monday, September 26, 2022

Winners of Pentawards 2022 foreground sustainability as a consistently important factor of packaging design  Packaging Europe

BIOPLASTICS: The Best of the Bad - Energy Industry Review

Monday, September 26, 2022

BIOPLASTICS: The Best of the Bad  Energy Industry Review

BIOPLASTICS: The Best of the Bad - Energy Industry Review

Monday, September 26, 2022

BIOPLASTICS: The Best of the Bad  Energy Industry Review

Cellulose Film Packaging Market is forecasted to increase at a year-on-year (YoY) growth of 5.1% in 2022 - openPR

Monday, September 26, 2022

Cellulose Film Packaging Market is forecasted to increase at a year-on-year (YoY) growth of 5.1% in 2022  openPR

World's First Compostable Clothing Brand KENT Lands Deal on Live Season Premiere of Shark Tank - PR Newswire

Monday, September 26, 2022

World's First Compostable Clothing Brand KENT Lands Deal on Live Season Premiere of Shark Tank  PR Newswire

Aquapak eyes circularity uplift with Hydropol material - Packaging News

Monday, September 26, 2022

Aquapak eyes circularity uplift with Hydropol material  Packaging News

Can you run a zero-waste coffee shop? - Perfect Daily Grind

Monday, September 26, 2022

Can you run a zero-waste coffee shop?  Perfect Daily Grind

Can you run a zero-waste coffee shop? - Perfect Daily Grind

Monday, September 26, 2022

Can you run a zero-waste coffee shop?  Perfect Daily Grind

Weather the storm? Why Asia food MNCs could face major challenges in sustainable packaging conversion - FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Weather the storm? Why Asia food MNCs could face major challenges in sustainable packaging conversion  FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Weather the storm? Why Asia food MNCs could face major challenges in sustainable packaging conversion - FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Weather the storm? Why Asia food MNCs could face major challenges in sustainable packaging conversion  FoodNavigator-Asia.com

Open House: Do you think that the single-use plastic ban is being followed in letter and spirit? - The Tribune India

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Open House: Do you think that the single-use plastic ban is being followed in letter and spirit?  The Tribune India

Fibre-based packaging could replace single-use plastics - FOOD Magazine - Australia

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Fibre-based packaging could replace single-use plastics  FOOD Magazine - Australia

Fibre-based packaging could replace single-use plastics - FOOD Magazine - Australia

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Fibre-based packaging could replace single-use plastics  FOOD Magazine - Australia

EPA dumps compostable packaging from list of eligible green bin items in New South Wales - ABC News

Sunday, September 25, 2022

EPA dumps compostable packaging from list of eligible green bin items in New South Wales  ABC News

Can the California plastics law solve our plastic problem? - Salon

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Can the California plastics law solve our plastic problem?  Salon

Can the California plastics law solve our plastic problem? - Salon

Sunday, September 25, 2022

Can the California plastics law solve our plastic problem?  Salon

MSU researchers find ways to make plastic cups using plants - NBC Montana

Saturday, September 24, 2022

MSU researchers find ways to make plastic cups using plants  NBC Montana

Debut Event Showcases Trends in Drug Manufacturing and Delivery - Healthcare Packaging

Friday, September 23, 2022

Debut Event Showcases Trends in Drug Manufacturing and Delivery  Healthcare Packaging

Scientists Build Biodegradable Shoes That Sea Creatures Can Eat - Newsweek

Friday, September 23, 2022

Scientists Build Biodegradable Shoes That Sea Creatures Can Eat  Newsweek

Wonky Bread Uses Bio-Based, Compostable Bag - Packaging World

Friday, September 23, 2022

Wonky Bread Uses Bio-Based, Compostable Bag  Packaging World

The Reuse Catalyst Makes Reusable Plastic Program Research Collaborative - waste360

Friday, September 23, 2022

The Reuse Catalyst Makes Reusable Plastic Program Research Collaborative  waste360

Composting, but futuristic: The Lomi - MobileSyrup

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Composting, but futuristic: The Lomi  MobileSyrup

7 Ways We're Making Global Citizen Festival: NYC Sustainable - Global Citizen

Thursday, September 22, 2022

7 Ways We're Making Global Citizen Festival: NYC Sustainable  Global Citizen

7 Ways We're Making Global Citizen Festival: NYC Sustainable - Global Citizen

Thursday, September 22, 2022

7 Ways We're Making Global Citizen Festival: NYC Sustainable  Global Citizen

Sustainable packaging grant to be awarded to 5 dairy processing companies - Supermarket Perimeter

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Sustainable packaging grant to be awarded to 5 dairy processing companies  Supermarket Perimeter

Sustainable packaging grant to be awarded to 5 dairy processing companies - Supermarket Perimeter

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Sustainable packaging grant to be awarded to 5 dairy processing companies  Supermarket Perimeter

Mondi endorses circular economy for plastics to prevent pollution - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Mondi endorses circular economy for plastics to prevent pollution  Creamer Media's Engineering News

KM Packaging Introduces a New Cling Film, Compostable With Industrial Versatility - PerishableNews

Thursday, September 22, 2022

KM Packaging Introduces a New Cling Film, Compostable With Industrial Versatility  PerishableNews

TIPA tackles waste with compostable barrier film that surmounts the 'corrosive' properties of salty snacks - BakeryAndSnacks.com

Thursday, September 22, 2022

TIPA tackles waste with compostable barrier film that surmounts the 'corrosive' properties of salty snacks  BakeryAndSnacks.com

Black gold: shifting to quality compost - Boulder Weekly

Thursday, September 22, 2022

Black gold: shifting to quality compost  Boulder Weekly

Answering the call for global action at UNGA | reckitt.com - Reckitt

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Answering the call for global action at UNGA | reckitt.com  Reckitt

Reducing environmental impact with customer-designed packaging - hortidaily.com

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Reducing environmental impact with customer-designed packaging  hortidaily.com

Compostable Food Service Packaging Market Future Growth Explored in Latest Research Report by 2028 - Digital Journal

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Compostable Food Service Packaging Market Future Growth Explored in Latest Research Report by 2028  Digital Journal

South African Retailer Shoprite Takes Out Biggest Sustainability Loan & First Green Loan In Retail Sector - CleanTechnica

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

South African Retailer Shoprite Takes Out Biggest Sustainability Loan & First Green Loan In Retail Sector  CleanTechnica

The Great Lakes are awash in plastic. Can robots and drones help? | Greenbiz - GreenBiz

Tuesday, September 20, 2022

The Great Lakes are awash in plastic. Can robots and drones help? | Greenbiz  GreenBiz

Bringing Sustainable Packaging to U.S. Retail Shelves - Produce Business

Monday, September 19, 2022

Bringing Sustainable Packaging to U.S. Retail Shelves  Produce Business

Civil Rights To Sustainability: Atlantic Packaging Continues Its Mission Of Leading Change - Forbes

Monday, September 19, 2022

Civil Rights To Sustainability: Atlantic Packaging Continues Its Mission Of Leading Change  Forbes

Weekly Coffee News: Compostable Sample Bags, a $6000+ Auction Coffee and More - Daily Coffee News

Friday, September 16, 2022

Weekly Coffee News: Compostable Sample Bags, a $6000+ Auction Coffee and More  Daily Coffee News

Print, recycle, repeat: Scientists demonstrate a biodegradable printed circuit - University of California

Thursday, September 15, 2022

Print, recycle, repeat: Scientists demonstrate a biodegradable printed circuit  University of California

City Makes Immediate Changes to Compost Rules for Businesses - City of Boulder

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

City Makes Immediate Changes to Compost Rules for Businesses  City of Boulder

The do's and don'ts of campus composting - University of Colorado Boulder

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The do's and don'ts of campus composting  University of Colorado Boulder

UK Coalition Studies Compostable Packaging to Tackle Plastic Waste - Environment + Energy Leader

Monday, September 12, 2022

  1. UK Coalition Studies Compostable Packaging to Tackle Plastic Waste  Environment + Energy Leader
  2. UK Compostable Packaging Coalition Established Backed by £1.2M UKRI Funding  PerishableNews
  3. Supply chain links up to launch Compostable Coalition  Packaging News
  4. Compostable solutions unpacked in new project | Article  Fruitnet
  5. UKRI funds £1.2 million Compostable Coalition for packaging  Resource Magazine
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UK Coalition Studies Compostable Packaging to Tackle Plastic Waste - Environment + Energy Leader

Monday, September 12, 2022

UK Coalition Studies Compostable Packaging to Tackle Plastic Waste  Environment + Energy Leader

Plastic-Eating Enzymes Chomp into the Future - Tech Briefs

Monday, September 12, 2022

Plastic-Eating Enzymes Chomp into the Future  Tech Briefs

Compostable Pots Are an Emerging Need for Greenhouse Growers - Greenhouse Grower

Monday, September 12, 2022

Compostable Pots Are an Emerging Need for Greenhouse Growers  Greenhouse Grower

Grocers gear up to fight fed decision to include compostable bags in plastics ban - Financial Post

Friday, September 9, 2022

Grocers gear up to fight fed decision to include compostable bags in plastics ban  Financial Post

FOGO bin restrictions limit waste items for green bins in NSW under new EPA regulations - ABC News

Friday, September 9, 2022

FOGO bin restrictions limit waste items for green bins in NSW under new EPA regulations  ABC News

Grocers gear up to fight fed decision to include compostable bags in plastics ban - Financial Post

Friday, September 9, 2022

Grocers gear up to fight fed decision to include compostable bags in plastics ban  Financial Post

10 states want ‘aggressive' Biden policy on plastic procurement - Plastics News

Friday, September 9, 2022

10 states want ‘aggressive' Biden policy on plastic procurement  Plastics News

Plentyful options for plastic packaging alternatives - Stuff

Friday, September 9, 2022

Plentyful options for plastic packaging alternatives  Stuff

Finisterre Uses Aquapak Water-Soluble Garment Bag - Packaging World

Thursday, September 8, 2022

Finisterre Uses Aquapak Water-Soluble Garment Bag  Packaging World

This Startup Shows That Tackling the Plastic Crisis May Not Be a Stretch - Sustainable Brands

Thursday, September 8, 2022

This Startup Shows That Tackling the Plastic Crisis May Not Be a Stretch  Sustainable Brands

BASF and Other Brands Innovate Package Design Using Natural Materials - Packaging World

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

BASF and Other Brands Innovate Package Design Using Natural Materials  Packaging World

Finding Better Biodegradable Bags - Earth911.com

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Finding Better Biodegradable Bags  Earth911.com

Bio-based packaging companies say mushrooms and seaweed are the next alternatives to plastic - Waste Dive

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Bio-based packaging companies say mushrooms and seaweed are the next alternatives to plastic  Waste Dive

Finding Better Biodegradable Bags - Earth911.com

Tuesday, September 6, 2022

Finding Better Biodegradable Bags  Earth911.com

Researchers Develops New Method To Convert Number Seven Plastics Into Valuable Products - Nature World News

Thursday, September 1, 2022

Researchers Develops New Method To Convert Number Seven Plastics Into Valuable Products  Nature World News

RIL, one of world’s largest producers of single-use plastics, is now eyeing biodegradable, compostable plastic - Business Insider India

Monday, August 29, 2022

RIL, one of world’s largest producers of single-use plastics, is now eyeing biodegradable, compostable plastic  Business Insider India

This startup is developing a low-cost, compostable alternative to single-use plastic - Business Today

Friday, August 19, 2022

This startup is developing a low-cost, compostable alternative to single-use plastic  Business Today

Vegware Compostable Packaging Sustainability Report - waste360

Thursday, August 18, 2022

Vegware Compostable Packaging Sustainability Report  waste360

Billions Of Dollars Pouring Into Degradable, Compostable Bioplastics - I24NEWS - i24NEWS

Wednesday, August 10, 2022

Billions Of Dollars Pouring Into Degradable, Compostable Bioplastics - I24NEWS  i24NEWS

Compostable Packaging: Tipa Talks Markets, Applications | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Monday, August 8, 2022

Compostable Packaging: Tipa Talks Markets, Applications | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Compostable Packaging: Tipa Talks Markets, Applications | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Monday, August 8, 2022

Compostable Packaging: Tipa Talks Markets, Applications | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Secret shopper: Do biodegradable, compostable containers differ? - New Hope Network

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Secret shopper: Do biodegradable, compostable containers differ?  New Hope Network

Secret shopper: Do biodegradable, compostable containers differ? - New Hope Network

Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Secret shopper: Do biodegradable, compostable containers differ?  New Hope Network

Green Dot Bioplastics Launches 9 New Compostable Resins - Plastics Today

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Green Dot Bioplastics Launches 9 New Compostable Resins  Plastics Today

Still have questions about California's composting law? Here's what you need to know. - Mountain View Voice

Monday, July 25, 2022

Still have questions about California's composting law? Here's what you need to know.  Mountain View Voice

Focus on Plastics Intensifies in California with New Legislation - WilmerHale

Monday, July 25, 2022

Focus on Plastics Intensifies in California with New Legislation  WilmerHale

Hmong-inspired, compostable plates hope to replace plastic - Sahan Journal

Thursday, July 21, 2022

Hmong-inspired, compostable plates hope to replace plastic  Sahan Journal

Wyld Announces Compostable Child-Resistant Pouch Packaging - Packaging Strategies

Monday, July 18, 2022

Wyld Announces Compostable Child-Resistant Pouch Packaging  Packaging Strategies

Cannabis Brand Wyld Launches Compostable CR Pouch - Packaging World

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

Cannabis Brand Wyld Launches Compostable CR Pouch  Packaging World

KX Food launches new compostable packaging line - FreshPlaza.com

Wednesday, July 13, 2022

KX Food launches new compostable packaging line  FreshPlaza.com

6 Best Biodegradable and Compostable Garbage Bags of 2022 - Good Housekeeping

Monday, July 11, 2022

6 Best Biodegradable and Compostable Garbage Bags of 2022  Good Housekeeping

6 Best Biodegradable and Compostable Garbage Bags of 2022 - Good Housekeeping

Monday, July 11, 2022

6 Best Biodegradable and Compostable Garbage Bags of 2022  Good Housekeeping

The start-up turning agricultural waste into compostable packaging - Packaging Europe

Thursday, July 7, 2022

The start-up turning agricultural waste into compostable packaging  Packaging Europe

Wonky bread Wrapped In New Compostable Bags - Packaging Strategies

Tuesday, July 5, 2022

Wonky bread Wrapped In New Compostable Bags  Packaging Strategies

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation Cutting Harmful Plastic Pollution to Protect Communities, Oceans and Animals | California Governor - Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Governor Newsom Signs Legislation Cutting Harmful Plastic Pollution to Protect Communities, Oceans and Animals | California Governor  Office of Governor Gavin Newsom

Large Quantities of Biodegradable Plastics Found in Fertilizers From Composting Plants - Technology Networks

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Large Quantities of Biodegradable Plastics Found in Fertilizers From Composting Plants  Technology Networks

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting - GlobeNewswire

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting  GlobeNewswire

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting - GlobeNewswire

Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Global Compostable Foodservice Packaging Market to Grow at a CAGR of 9.2% during Forecast Period | BlueWeave Consulting  GlobeNewswire

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says Français - Canada NewsWire

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Federal Plastic Ban A Good Start but What About Food Waste, Compostable Packager Says Français  Canada NewsWire

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use' - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 20, 2022

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use'  Packaging Europe

Bio-Based Coffee Capsules, Bimbo Canada's Compostable Bread Clips, and Bamboo-Based Meat Trays - Packaging World

Monday, June 20, 2022

Bio-Based Coffee Capsules, Bimbo Canada's Compostable Bread Clips, and Bamboo-Based Meat Trays  Packaging World

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use' - Packaging Europe

Monday, June 20, 2022

'We need composting, but compostable packaging is still single-use'  Packaging Europe

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy - WhatTheyThink

Friday, June 17, 2022

White Paper: The Advantages of Compostable Bioplastics for the Circular Economy  WhatTheyThink

Bayer's Consumer Health Launches Sustainable Packaging Innovation Challenge - Beauty Packaging Magazine

Thursday, June 9, 2022

Bayer's Consumer Health Launches Sustainable Packaging Innovation Challenge  Beauty Packaging Magazine

What You Need to Know About Bioplastics - Gizmodo

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

What You Need to Know About Bioplastics  Gizmodo

Bread distributor Earth & Wheat adopts compostable packaging - Packaging Gateway

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Bread distributor Earth & Wheat adopts compostable packaging  Packaging Gateway

Municipal biowaste treatment plants contribute to the contamination of the environment with residues of biodegradable plastics with putative higher persistence potential | Scientific Reports - Nature.com

Monday, May 30, 2022

Municipal biowaste treatment plants contribute to the contamination of the environment with residues of biodegradable plastics with putative higher persistence potential | Scientific Reports  Nature.com

How Compostable Packaging Can Tackle Ocean Plastics Crisis - TriplePundit

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

How Compostable Packaging Can Tackle Ocean Plastics Crisis  TriplePundit

How Compostable Packaging Can Tackle Ocean Plastics Crisis - TriplePundit

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

How Compostable Packaging Can Tackle Ocean Plastics Crisis  TriplePundit

Scientists make plastic more degradable under UV light - Phys.org

Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Scientists make plastic more degradable under UV light  Phys.org

How to (Really) Bid Good Riddance to Plastic - Sierra Club

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

How to (Really) Bid Good Riddance to Plastic  Sierra Club

Biodegradable Plastics Won't Put You on the Path to Circularity - Plastics Today

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Biodegradable Plastics Won't Put You on the Path to Circularity  Plastics Today

Opportunities, barriers and solutions for compostable packaging - Pet Food Processing

Monday, April 18, 2022

Opportunities, barriers and solutions for compostable packaging  Pet Food Processing

Opinion | Biodegradable plastic is a scam | Opinion | newsrecord.org - The News Record

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Opinion | Biodegradable plastic is a scam | Opinion | newsrecord.org  The News Record

APR cautions about potential effects of degradable additives on plastics recycling - Recycling Today

Monday, April 11, 2022

APR cautions about potential effects of degradable additives on plastics recycling  Recycling Today

Frito-Lay's Compostable Packaging Experiment | packagingdigest.com - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

Frito-Lay's Compostable Packaging Experiment | packagingdigest.com  Packaging Digest

Do you toss biodegradable plastic in the compost bin? Here’s why it might not break down - The Conversation

Tuesday, April 5, 2022

Do you toss biodegradable plastic in the compost bin? Here’s why it might not break down  The Conversation

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank - Food Tank

Monday, April 4, 2022

These 19 Companies Are Ditching Plastic Packaging – Food Tank  Food Tank

Compostable bags review: Compostic - SFGATE

Thursday, March 31, 2022

Compostable bags review: Compostic  SFGATE

Frito-Lay Debuts 100% Bio-based, Compostable Snack Bag - Packaging World

Friday, March 25, 2022

Frito-Lay Debuts 100% Bio-based, Compostable Snack Bag  Packaging World

Let’s Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging - waste360

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Let’s Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging  waste360

Let’s Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging - waste360

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Let’s Talk Composting & Compostable Packaging  waste360

China cools on biodegradable plastic - chinadialogue

Thursday, March 3, 2022

China cools on biodegradable plastic  chinadialogue

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging  Packaging Digest

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging - Packaging Digest

Wednesday, February 23, 2022

Essentials of Compostable, Biodegradable, and Bioplastic Packaging  Packaging Digest

Study: Turning waste from apples into compostable packaging - FoodNavigator-USA.com

Wednesday, February 16, 2022

Study: Turning waste from apples into compostable packaging  FoodNavigator-USA.com

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

A Select 6 of Compostable Packaging | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Public consultation on biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastics - environment.ec.europa.eu

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Public consultation on biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastics  environment.ec.europa.eu

$70 Million Boosts TIPA’s Compostable Packaging Plans - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 6, 2022

$70 Million Boosts TIPA’s Compostable Packaging Plans  Plastics Today

$70 Million Boosts TIPA’s Compostable Packaging Plans - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 6, 2022

$70 Million Boosts TIPA’s Compostable Packaging Plans  Plastics Today

Coalition launches with broad goal to fix the compostable packaging conundrum - Nation's Restaurant News

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Coalition launches with broad goal to fix the compostable packaging conundrum  Nation's Restaurant News

Sway makes compostable plastic out of seaweed - Fast Company

Monday, November 8, 2021

Sway makes compostable plastic out of seaweed  Fast Company

Full Cycle Bioplastics turns food waste into biodegradable plastic - Fast Company

Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Full Cycle Bioplastics turns food waste into biodegradable plastic  Fast Company

Plastic-Like Compostable Packaging Is Baked | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Plastic-Like Compostable Packaging Is Baked | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Compostable plastics are getting more sustainable but are still no… - Waste Management World

Monday, August 23, 2021

Compostable plastics are getting more sustainable but are still no…  Waste Management World

Is this the world's first biodegradable and compostable plastic? - Euronews

Thursday, April 29, 2021

Is this the world's first biodegradable and compostable plastic?  Euronews

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Actually Break Down in Your Compost - Smithsonian Magazine

Friday, April 23, 2021

This Biodegradable Plastic Will Actually Break Down in Your Compost  Smithsonian Magazine

To Design Truly Compostable Plastic, Scientists Take Cues From Nature - Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (.gov)

Wednesday, April 21, 2021

To Design Truly Compostable Plastic, Scientists Take Cues From Nature  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (.gov)

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution? - Plastics Today

Monday, March 8, 2021

Are Compostable Plastics a Sustainable Solution?  Plastics Today

Novomer Develops Low-Cost Compostable Plastics Technology | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, March 4, 2021

Novomer Develops Low-Cost Compostable Plastics Technology | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What's the Difference? - Earth911.com

Friday, February 5, 2021

Bioplastics, Biodegradable Plastics, & Compostable Plastics: What's the Difference?  Earth911.com

Biodegradable vs. Compostable: What's the Difference? - Treehugger

Friday, January 29, 2021

Biodegradable vs. Compostable: What's the Difference?  Treehugger

Better awareness of biodegradable, compostable plastics disposal would help tackle Europe's plastics problem - European Environment Agency

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Better awareness of biodegradable, compostable plastics disposal would help tackle Europe's plastics problem  European Environment Agency

Earth Day 2020: Why Compostable Plastics Are Not Sustainable - Plastics Today

Thursday, April 16, 2020

Earth Day 2020: Why Compostable Plastics Are Not Sustainable  Plastics Today

The truth about compostable plastics | plasticstoday.com - Plastics Today

Thursday, January 30, 2020

The truth about compostable plastics | plasticstoday.com  Plastics Today

Why biodegradables won't solve the plastic crisis - BBC

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Why biodegradables won't solve the plastic crisis  BBC

Which is better for the environment: Compostable bioplastics or PET? The answer may surprise you - Plastics Today

Monday, August 12, 2019

Which is better for the environment: Compostable bioplastics or PET? The answer may surprise you  Plastics Today

NEW STUDY 'MISLEADS ON VALUE OF BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PLASTICS' - Packaging Europe

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

NEW STUDY 'MISLEADS ON VALUE OF BIODEGRADABLE AND COMPOSTABLE PLASTICS'  Packaging Europe

Are compostable plastics actually plastic? | Greenbiz - GreenBiz

Friday, April 19, 2019

Are compostable plastics actually plastic? | Greenbiz  GreenBiz

Recycling Mystery: Compostable Plastics - Earth911.com

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Recycling Mystery: Compostable Plastics  Earth911.com

This toolkit is designed to help you determine if a compostable plastics program is appropriate for your organization and to guide you in properly managing your compostable plastics.

*Resources outlined in this toolkit are examples from a variety of sources to help facilitate a better understanding of compostable products and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of the Composting Council Research and Education Foundation (CCREF).

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