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BFA Position on Oxo-Degradable Additives

Today, the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA) has taken a position on Oxo-Degradable Additives. Oxo-degradable additives are substances added to conventional plastics with the intention of promoting oxidation, which brittles and fragments materials with the intention of enabling fragments to be digested by microorganisms. BFA supports the responsible development of plastics made from plant material and…

First Sustainable LEGO Bricks Will Be Launched in 2018

LEGO® botanical elements such as leaves, bushes and trees will be made from plant-based plastic sourced from sugarcane in the future and will appear in LEGO boxes already in 2018. See the full announcement here.

The LEGO Group Joins the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance

The LEGO Group joined the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA) in 2016 as a part of the LEGO Group’s continued work towards achieving their stated 2030 goal of using sustainable materials for all packaging and core products. Read the full article on worldwildlife.org

Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance Announces Strong Position on Consumer Claims

September 12, 2016 Today, the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA), announced a strong position on consumer biobased content claims – calling for all on product claims to be transparent and credible. Building responsible biobased supply chains requires commitment, effort, and investment, and misleading claims can be damaging to the entire bioplastic industry, undermining efforts of industry…

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Leading global brand companies join with WWF to encourage responsible development of plant-based plastics

The Coca-Cola Company, Danone, Ford, H.J. Heinz Company, Nestle, Nike, Inc., Procter & Gamble, Unilever and World Wildlife Fund launch the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance Eight of the world’s leading consumer brand companies and conservation group World Wildlife Fund (WWF) today announced the formation of the Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA) to support the responsible development of…