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Bioplastics

New PLA manufacturer in India
- Balrampur Chini Mills (Kolkata, India) is set to venture into poly lactic acid (PLA) manufacturing with a new fully integrated facility. The new venture will facilitate the establishment of...
Joint venture to produce bio-based PA 6.6 with CheilJedang
20/02/2024 - Joint venture to produce bio-based PA 6.6 with CheilJedangSouth Korean chemicals and plastics group LG Chem (Seoul; www.lgchem.com) has...
10 reasons to attend the “Cellulose Fibres Conference”
19/02/2024 - A vibrant line-up of 40 international speakers, representing various stakeholders along the value chain of cellulosic fibres, will share their insights and expertise. Top speakers from...
SEE Launches Compostable Protein Packaging Tray at IPPE 2024
19/02/2024 - In its continuing pursuit to develop packaging materials that meet the sustainability goals of its customers, global packaging solutions provider 
L’Espagne baisse le coût du Point vert pour les plastiques compostables
19/02/2024 - > Après l’Italie en 2023, c’est au tour de l’Espagne de baisser le coût du Point vert pour les...
Neue Verpackungslösungen aus Cellulose
16/02/2024 - Die Gründer von Cell2Green: Dirk Hollmann (l.) und Stefan Peuß (r.) | © Cell2Green Cell2Green produziert über eine neue Technik…Full text:
Home compostability certification for Metsä Board paperboards
16/02/2024 - Metsä Board, part of Metsä Group, has achieved home compostability certification for all its white kraftliners and folding boxboards (excluding PE-coated grades). The certification was...
Here’s how a lingerie brand designed its new undies to be totally biodegradable
16/02/2024 - In the past, underwear was made primarily of cotton and other organic fibers. But in the modern world, we like…Full text:
Researchers find bioplastic drinking straws intact after over a year buried underground
16/02/2024 - In its Better Alternatives 3.0 report, the Californian non-profit found that while bioplastics degrade faster than their fossil-derived counterparts, some degrade much…Full...
Credito imposta per riciclato a 406 aziende
16/02/2024 - Pubblicato sul sito del Ministero dell'ambiente e della sicurezza energetica l'elenco delle imprese ammesse all'agevolazione. 16...
Mitsui Chemical: Newly Developed Biodegradable Biopolyester Resins
18/02/2024 - The Mitsubishi Chemical Group (the MCG Group) announces that it has developed new biodegradable biopolyester resins with a high biomass content and flexibility among other features....
Dressed to Impress: McDonald’s Debuts New, More Sustainable Uniforms in the U.S.
15/02/2024 - Reusable McFlurry spindles, rooftop solar panels and fresh new crew uniforms. What do they all have in common? They’re part of our mission to incorporate sustainability into every part...
Wild Republic launches biodegradable toy line 
15/02/2024 - Wild Republic, a leader in nature-inspired toys and education for over 40 years, has revealed its new groundbreaking biodegradable toy line.  Wild Republic…Full...
Partnership for world’s first PET biorecycling plant
- CARBIOS (Clermont-Ferrand, France) and De Smet Engineers & Contractors (Mont-Saint-Guibert, Belgium) enter an engineering partnership for the construction of the world’s first PET...
Oxygen – The bioeconomy’s forgotten element?
13/02/2024 - Bioeconomy discussions are typically centred around carbon. How to reduce carbon emissions? How to increase soil carbon? What about carbon sequestration? How do we support low carbon fuel...
Paques Biomaterials: New funding round closed today, raising €14 million 
13/02/2024 - Over a decade ago, in collaboration with Delft University of Technology, the development of this biopolymer from wastewater started within the Paques company in Balk. Three years ago, the...
Lucent Bio Introduces Nutreos: A Biodegradable Seed Coating to Meet Impending Microplastic Bans
13/02/2024 - Nutreos Seed Coating. Microplastic-Free.Lucent BioSciences, a leader in sustainable crop input solutions, announced a groundbreaking innovation with the launch of Nutreos, a non-toxic,...
SEE lance une barquette compostable
13/02/2024 - > Une résine biosourcée à 54%, issue de fibres de bois : tel est le matériau utilisé par SEE (ex-Sealed Air), certifié par le département américain de l’Agriculture...
El sector europeo de bioplásticos reclama un plan industrial propio
- European Bioplastics pide a la UE un plan de acción para acelerar el crecimiento industrial de los biopolímeros, incluyendo la armonización normativa, el acceso a biomasa sostenible o el apoyo...