ISU Helps In Launch Of New Biobased Label

ISU Helps In Launch Of New Biobased Label

USDA is now making it easier for consumers to identify biobased products with the start of the "BioPreferred" labeling program, and Iowa State University has a hand in helping develop this effort.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is now making it easier for consumers to identify biobased products with the launch of the BioPreferred labeling program.

Through a cooperative agreement with the USDA, Iowa State University Extension's Center for Industrial Research and Service (CIRAS) is identifying products that meet the definition as a biobased product and establishing their minimum biobased content for eligibility in the BioPreferred program.

Read the full press release on the CIRAS website, or read the USDA's official press release.

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