Bioplastics

 

Bioplastics

‘Green’ floor to replace steel
- Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Maine have designed and 3D-printed a single-piece, recyclable natural-material floor panel tested to be...
Engineered Bacteria for Sustainable Biorefining from Sorghum Biomass
18/06/2024 - The Science Lignin is a major part of plant cells that makes them strong and rigid. It is made of…Full text:
Adsorbi launches first product: a cellulose-based air purification material for the art industry
14/06/2024 - © Adsorbi ABAdsorbi AB, a research-based startup originating from Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden, announced today the launch of its first commercial product: a...
First PET bottle made from enzymatic recycling
- CARBIOS, (Clermont-Ferrand, France), a pioneer in the development and industrialization of biological technologies to reinvent the life cycle of plastic and textiles, and L’OCCITANE en Provence...
NatureWorks gets USD 350 million for their Thailand plant
- NatureWorks (Plymouth, MN, USA), a leading manufacturer of polylactic acid (PLA) biopolymers made from renewable resources, recently announced the historic financial support from Krungthai Bank to...
PureCycle’s material suitable for food contact
- PureCycle Technologies (Orlando, FL, USA), today, announced the receipt of a Letter of No Objection (LNO) from the United States Food & Drug Administration (FDA) confirming that the Company's...
Reusable Sulapac cups used in Finland by Burger King
- Finnish restaurant and catering company Restel kicked off a pilot with reusable ‘eco cups’ in selected Burger King and Rax restaurants, which the company operates in Finland. The pilot...
British Tech Company Wins Government Backing For Coloured Flax Fibre
22/05/2024 - • Hypetex successful in winning Innovate UK Smart grant• Coloured natural fibre offers a sustainable alternative to carbon fibre• New material technology to be officially launched as...
U.S. Plastics Pact sposta avanti di 5 anni i target
13/06/2024 - Non saranno raggiunti l'anno prossimo gli obiettivi del programma volontario varato nel 2020 nell'ambito del Plastics Pact Network della Ellen MacArthur Foundation. ...
Bioplastica in orticoltura
12/06/2024 - Bayer CropScience ha testato per oltre un anno l'utilizzo in serra di spaghi e clip in biopolimero Mater-Bi di Novamont. 12...
Plastiche compostabili in difficoltà
12/06/2024 - Fatturato e volumi in contrazione in Italia nel 2023 a causa di bassa domanda, importazioni asiatiche, falsi biodegradabili e riutilizzabili. ...
Proyecto para convertir residuos agrícolas en nuevas aplicaciones sostenibles para el campo
29/05/2024 - Se obtendrán productos para la comercialización del aceite de oliva, films agrícolas biodegradables, tuberías de riego, cajas para el transporte de frutas y hortalizas y listones símil madera...
Las bolsitas de té ‘biodegradables’ no se degradan fácilmente en el suelo, según un estudio
03/06/2024 - Investigadores de la Universidad de Plymouth ponen de manifiesto la dificultad para degradarse de las bolsitas de té fabricadas con bioplásticos si no es mediante compostaje industrial, y reclaman...
Researchers Develop Green Composite Using Japanese Washi Paper
16/05/2024 - Washi: the traditional Japanese paper, known for its beauty and strength, has been used in bookbinding, art, furniture, and architecture for hundreds of years. But more recently, washi's usage...
Avient to Exhibit its Sustainable Polymer Solutions at France Innovation Plasturgie
31/05/2024 - Avient Corporation will showcase its portfolio of specialized and sustainable materials...
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11/06/2024 - Overview nova Market and Trend Reports on Renewable Carbon © nova-InstituteThe portfolio of nova-Institute’s market reports covers all relevant topics on renewable carbon. The reports...
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11/06/2024 - Überblick nova Markt- und Trend Reports zu Erneuerbarem Kohlenstoff © nova-InstitutDas Portfolio der Marktreports des nova-Instituts deckt alle relevanten Themen rund um erneuerbaren...
Breaking down bioplastics: The biodegradability conundrum
11/06/2024 - With only 9% of worldwide plastic being recycling, the need to develop and rollout bioplastic alternatives that biodegrade in natural conditions is increasing.