Webinar duration: 11:00am - 12:30pm EST - Jun 24, 2020
The Essentials of Bioplastics explores the diverse family of bio-based and biodegradable plastics. This course covers sourcing and end-of-life considerations for bio-based and biodegradable plastics. With both recyclable and compostable bioplastics on the market, the Essentials of Bioplastics discusses strategies for communicating this complexity to consumers.
Additionally, the course examines streamlined life cycle assessments to better understand the trade-offs between various environmental impact categories. It also looks into the standards and certifications that are relevant to bioplastics marketing claims. Holistically, the Essentials of Bioplastics considers how and why companies have set corporate goals around bioplastics and integrated bioplastics into packaging and product portfolios.