EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. (July 25, 11:30 a.m. ET) — Biobased plastics supplier Cereplast Inc. will host an online forum from July 25 to Aug. 12 that is intended to encourage manufacturers to use a new symbol on products made from bioplastics.
The El Segundo-based company sponsored a design competition to create the symbol, with a goal of helping consumers identify products and packaging made from bioplastics. The company plans to make the symbol available for use by product manufacturers by Nov. 15.
Interested parties can comment at www.iizuu.com/cereplast.