Through a checkoff investment from U.S. soybean farmers, USB funds research, development and commercialization of new industrial uses for soybeans. The group seeks to increase demand for soybeans through advancements in soy-based research and technology. USB also works with other groups to promote soy-based products, and monitors emerging issues and developments. To learn more about USB, visit www.soynewuses.org.
Soy-based products continue to gain popularity in the adhesives and sealants industry, as more companies make an effort to produce “greener” products. That’s why you’re reading the first in a quarterly series of blogs written by the United Soybean Board (USB) on ASI’s Green microsite.