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bioplastics
Collaborative
action can make
compostability a
reality easier, faster
than you think
Thermoformed
sustainable food
packaging
A broad coalition bringing together
stakeholders, members of the entire
value chain and end users is essential
in order to eff ectively infl uence the
regulatory framework to increase
compostability to a level where it
will have an impact and contribute
to solving the plastic waste problem,
writes Max Senechal, EVP and chief
commercial offi cer for CJ Biomaterials.
T
he damage plastic
pollution causes to
our planet is well documented,
and people
and organisations around the
world - from regulatory agencies
and NGOs to resin manufacturers,
composters, converters
and consumer products
companies - are working to
address this challenge with a
wide range of innovative solutions.
Each has an important
role to play in developing and
of this magnitude and complexity.
Despite our valiant eff orts,
our landfills continue to be the
end-of-life destination for many
plastic materials and every
day we learn more about how
they negatively aff ect climate
change. We know we need
more and smarter solutions to
help us achieve our goals.
In the United States, CaliforMax
Senechal
implementing the policies and
technologies that will help us
get where we need to go. What
has become apparent is that
there is no panacea. No one
technology or approach will
successfully address a problem
nia's Plastic Pollution Prevention
and Packaging Producer
Responsibility Act, known as
Senate Bill 54, was developed
in recognition of the multiple
approaches required to achieve
our goals. SB-54 addresses the
fact that consumers cannot be
relied upon to solve the problem
and focuses on shifting
the responsibility to the procontinued
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