Facilities Gain in Accepting Compostable Materials: Study

Ninety percent of industrial composting facilities accept compostable packaging, according to a new report from the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) here.

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Ninety percent of industrial composting facilities accept compostable packaging, according to a new report from the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC) here.

The study, "Compostable Packaging: The Reality on the Ground," also indicated that 67.5% of the facilities require compostable packaging to have some type of standard or certification before allowing it in the front gate, and that 82.5% want a more universally recognizable label of compostability.<

Register to view the full article