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Brown is the New Green

Cedar Grove PackagingSeattle, WA


The Cedar Grove Composting facility created their own brand of packaging products that are easily identifiable and compostable at their facility. This is the home page of their packaging website.

About the Author
Since 1989, Cedar Grove Composting, Inc. has diverted over 4 million tons of organic material from landfills, preventing 3.72 million metric tons (C02e) of greenhouse gas emissions—the equivalent of removing approximately 670,000 cars from the road. Their mission is to be the national leader in developing, educating and selling foodservice and retail packaging solutions that accommodate a commercial composting facility and curb side composting.

Categories: Certified & Accepted Products
Format: Webpage
Last Updated: 1/1/2013

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 Compost Research and Education Foundation (CREF).

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