2021 Pet Innovation Award Winner - Dog Toy Product Of The Year

2021 Pet Innovation Award Winner - Dog Toy Product Of The Year

Blue Standard Inc. created the BetterBone to improve upon the standard industry materials currently used in the dog bone and chew markets. Our incredibly safe, all natural, and sustainable material is not only better for your dog, but also better for the planet and is why the Pet Innovation Awards have awarded Blue Standard Inc & the BetterBone as the 2021 Pet Toy Of The Year Our proprietary composite material allowed for an injection moldable wood cellulose material that can be made into any shape you can think of. The material is made from PEFC sustainably forested wood cellulose fiber that is collected from the waste at wood mill factories in Croatia and renewable sugarcane oil. Making the BetterBone 100% all natural...

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Circular Materials. Sustainable Products. Innovation is here.

Circular Materials. Sustainable Products. Innovation is here.

  Circular Materials, Blue Standard, & the Circular Economy. Blue standard is the product of over 25 years of innovative research and experience in sustainability and recyclable materials through our experienced leadership team, our lab, experienced material scientists and partners. We have experience working with international brands to develop and provide sustainable and scalable ways to create circular economies within their supply chains. Bringing this expertise & experience to the average consumer is exactly where Blue Standard Inc. comes in to play. Getting these world-leading materials into the consumer's hands and ultimately replacing virgin, and unsustainable products and materials as a whole is the over-arching mission. Our principles: Re-use what we already have Decrease new plastic emissions Design for recycling Reduce product carbon...

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Transparent, Safe, & Equitable Material Sourcing

Transparent, Safe, & Equitable Material Sourcing

Transparent, and Safe Material Sourcing Sustainability requires transparency. Creating a better future means using 100% recycled or sustainable materials that are safe for every member of your family including your dog. This means there are many materials we would never use in the production of products. Our materials and sourcing adhere to the strict REACH guidelines set forth in the EU that has given us the most Transparent and Ethical Material Sourcing in the United States. Our materials ensure the safety and security of your family and the environment. Our process is  RCS certified (Recycled Claim Standard) where applicable, and we ensure sustainable or recycled sourcing in all of the materials we use. Some of the materials you will never...

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Life Cycle Analysis - What is an LCA & How To Measure Sustainability

Life Cycle Analysis - What is an LCA & How To Measure Sustainability

What is a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA)? How do we know that the materials and products Blue Standard Inc creates & manufacturers with are making the difference they intend to? In fact, how does anyone know that their supposed "sustainable material" is making the changes they claim? How do we guarantee that we are in fact the new standard in manufacturing, that our materials are to your and our expectations? This is where a thorough voluntary third-party Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) is of great value to both you, BSI, & the planet. Blue Standard Inc and our research and development team have been working closely with the renowned Nova-Institute to allow for a full investigation of our supply chain, materials, and...

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3D Printed Biodegradable Vase - An innovative project

3D Printed Biodegradable Vase - An innovative project

Blue Standard and our partners have developed a beautiful way to stop using plastic as a whole and provide a gorgeous alternative to standard pots and vases. We have developed a biodegradable material that can be 3d printed to emulate any beautiful stone finish and really any finish you could think of. We are making it easier to create with sustainable, circular, recycled, and biodegradable materials. If we are truly going to make differences that we desire, then scalable, measurable, and cost effective alternatives to the current standard offerings have to be developed. Blue Standard and our partners are committed to developing these materials and processes. This concept was created in less than 3 weeks. From idea to product. We...

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