Are you interested in more information about bioplastics? The Society of the Plastics Industry Inc.'s new Bioplastics Council today announced its key initiatives for 2009. They include:
- Publication of the first-ever Bioplastics Industry Overview Report, including companies, products made, production numbers, applications, market growth and more.
- Publication of a terminology guide to help clear up confusion over terms such as biobased and biodegradable.
- Spring meetings with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Federal Trade Commission to discuss issues impacting the bioplastics industry.
- Organizing, sponsoring and leading a "Business of Bioplastics" educational program on June 23 at NPE2009.
- Participation in the Emerging Technologies Pavilion at NPE2009.