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Contamination at Composting Facilities

To support the industry in addressing contamination at scale, the Consortium conducted an in-field study with 10 U.S. compost manufacturers to measure and characterize contamination across different points of the composters’ processes––and analyzed the financial cost to composters to handle contamination. The study examines five commonly held assumptions about contamination and compostable packaging, and breaks down in-field […]

Methodology for the Assessment of Bioplastic Feedstocks

This study aligns with WWF’s vision of no plastics in nature by 2023, by prioritizing the reduction of unnecessary plastics and ensuring the necessary plastics are being reused and recycled. Highlights that the responsible sourcing of bio-based plastics can play a role in infusing new materials into a circular plastics system to address unavoidable material […]