8:52 AM MST | November 19, 2013 | Francinia Protti-Alvarez
Nestlé will work in partnership with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and seven multinationals that produce consumer goods, to encourage the responsible development of bioplastics derived from plant materials, the company announced today. The Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance (BFA) includes Coca-Cola, Danone (Paris), Ford Motor Co., H.J. Heinz, Nike, Procter & Gamble, and Unilever (London). BFA aims to guide the responsible selection and harvesting of agricultural materials—such as sugarcane, corn, bulrush, and switchgrass—used to make...
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