Bioplastics

 

Bioplastics

Horn launches high-performance mill for PTO shaft spline machining
18/06/2024 - Audi Sport optimized production for the Audi E-Tron GT using 3D printing and design automation. They quickly designed 200 custom tools, jigs, and fixtures with Fixturemate software, drastically...
‘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...
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...
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...
Continuous mixer for mechanical and chemical recycling
15/05/2024 - (Picture Farrel Pomini) At NPE 2024, Farrel Pomini displayed a...
Lummus Invests in RWDC Industries to Globally Commercialize PHA
06/06/2024 - Lummus Technology has taken a lead investor position in RWDC Industries' convertible bond round. This further strengthens the partnership between the two companies to bring
Il caso Bio-on diventa un documentario
06/06/2024 - La proiezione in anteprima dell'inchiesta 'Bio-On Unfair Game' si terrà a Milano il prossimo 13 giugno. 6 giugno 2024 08:42 ...
PHA, Lummus investe in RWDC
06/06/2024 - Il gruppo texano ha partecipato al round di obbligazioni convertibili emesse per costruire un nuovo impianto negli Stati Uniti. 6...
8th PLA World Congress again a great success
- All about innovation, applications, markets, and end-of-life of PLA was the foundation of a successful 8th PLA World Congress on May 28 and 29.Experts and interested attendees met in Munich,...
Major loan secured for Thai biopolymer production
29/05/2024 - Major loan secured for Thai biopolymer productionBy Plasteurope.com correspondentUS materials specialist NatureWorks (Minnetonka, Minnesota;
NatureWorks’ Ingeo PLA Manufacturing Expansion Attracts Record Financing from Krungthai Bank PCL of Thailand
28/05/2024 - Executives from NatureWorks and Krungthai Bank PCL finalized new financing for NatureWorks’ new fully integrated Ingeo PLA manufacturing facility in Thailand which is on track to open in...
Mitsui Chemicals Asahi Life Materials Develops Spunbond Nonwoven Suitable for Home Composting
24/05/2024 - Mitsui Chemicals Asahi Life Materials Co., Ltd. (Tokyo; President: YANASE Koichi) has developed a spunbond nonwoven using a biodegradable plastic suitable for composting in domestic...
Stahl joins GO!PHA alliance to advance the use of naturally occurring PHAs in formulated coatings
23/05/2024 - Stahl (Waalwijk, the Netherlands), a leading provider of speciality coatings and treatments for flexible substrates, has joined the Global Organization for PHA (GO!PHA), a non-profit...
Spunbond Nonwoven Suitable for Home Composting
- Mitsui Chemicals Asahi Life Materials Co., Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan) has developed a spunbond nonwoven using a biodegradable plastic suitable for composting in domestic settings. The move comes in response...
The growing relevance of PLA bioplastics in China’s sustainable future
13/05/2024 - Poly lactic acid (PLA) bioplastics are gaining significant traction in China as the country continues to prioritize sustainability and environmental stewardship. With increasing awareness...
Anche PHA semicristallino nel portafoglio PHACT
09/05/2024 - La coreana CJ Biomaterials presenta a NPE un ampliamento dell'offerta di bioplastiche a base di poliidrossialcanoato. 9 maggio...
Stahl joins GO!PHA
- Stahl (Waalwijk, the Netherlands), a leading provider of speciality coatings and treatments for flexible substrates, has joined the Global Organization for PHA (GO!PHA), a non-profit platform that...
Earth Day 2024: Angel Yeast Continues to Tackle Plastic Pollution Challenges With Bio-based Material Solutions
03/05/2024 - Themed “Planet vs. Plastics,” the 55th Earth Day serves as a deep reminder for everyone to play a role in environmental protection. Angel Yeast, (SH600298), the...
CJ Biomaterials' PHA Used for Fully Biodegradable Plastic Bottle Cap by Beyond Plastic
09/04/2024 - CJ Biomaterials, Inc, continues to expand the applications for its advanced PHA technology, announcing that their biopolymers are being used by California-based Beyond Plastic to develop the...