Advanced materials

 

Advanced materials

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...
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...
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...
Angel Yeast promotes biobased material solutions
- Plastics, once coined as one of “the greatest inventions in the 20th Century” has now become a significant burden to the earth's ecosystem. Leading mission-driven research consultancy EA...
From wheat to bioplastics
- Partnership between Tereos (Moussy-le-Vieux, France)and Futerro (Escanaffles, Belgium) boosts green chemistry in a first in Europe. Unprecedented in Europe, two industrial players, experts in...
CJ Biomaterials Introduces Two Revolutionary PHACT™ PHA-Based Compounds for Compostable Film Packaging
26/04/2024 - CJ Biomaterials, Inc, a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and a...
From wheat to bioplastics: Partnership between Tereos and Futerro boosts green chemistry in a first in Europe
23/04/2024 - Unprecedented in Europe, two industrial players, experts in their respective fields, are joining forces to develop a circular and sustainable biomanufacturing platform dedicated to green...
Two new PHA-based compounds for compostable film packaging
- CJ Biomaterials (Woburn, MA, USA), a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and a primary producer of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) biopolymers, has introduced two groundbreaking PHA-based...
NatureWorks and IMA Announce Turn-Key Compostable Coffee Pod Solution Compatible for North America
11/04/2024 - Every IMA Coffee pod filling and sealing machine can handle compostable coffee pods made from Ingeo™? PLA biopolymer.NatureWorks, a leading manufacturer of polylactic acid (PLA)...
Turn-key compostable coffee pod solution
- NatureWorks (Plymouth, MN,USA), a leading manufacturer of polylactic acid (PLA) biopolymers made from renewable resources, has optimized a compostable coffee pod solution compatible with Keurig®...
CJ Biomaterials Continues to Expand Applications for PHA with World’s First Completely Biodegradable Plastic Bottle Cap
09/04/2024 - CJ Biomaterials, Inc, a division of South Korea-based CJ CheilJedang and a primary producer of polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) biopolymers, continues to expand the applications for its advanced...
Enviromall Leads The Way In Sustainable Packaging With Launch Of Revolutionary Compostable PLA Bags
26/03/2024 - These innovative bags, made from plant-based materials, offer a sustainable alternative to traditional single-use plastics, revolutionising the battle against plastic pollution in the...
CJ Biomaterials nombra a Harry Jang nuevo director general
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On Its Journey To Make Clothing That Leaves No Trace, The North Face Taps the BOTTLE Consortium To Scale Biodegradable Polyester Alternative
13/03/2024 - NREL Scientist Kat Knauer examines a waterproof, breathable textile using optical microscopy at The North Face’s Denver, Colorado, laboratories. Photo by Julie ThompsonWhen worn,...
Bioplastic value chain partnership delivers new sustainable textiles
13/03/2024 - As a result of the strategic agreement, established back in May 2023, the partnership between the two companies aims to advance the applications and development of Polylactic Acid (PLA)...
Current market study forecasts annual growth of 17% for bio-based polymers between 2023 and 2028. Demand from Asia and the USA in particular is driving growth, Europe is lagging behind
11/03/2024 - The year 2023 was a promising year for bio?based polymers: PLA capacities have been increased by almost 50% and at the same time polyamide capacities are steadily increasing, as well as...
Aktuelle Marktstudie prognostiziert das jährliche Wachstum bio-basierter Polymere zwischen 2023 und 2028 auf 17%. Besonders die Nachfrage aus Asien und den USA treibt das Wachstum, Europa hinkt hinterher
11/03/2024 - Das Jahr 2023 war ein vielversprechendes Jahr für bio-basierte Polymere: Während die PLA-Kapazitäten um fast 50% stiegen, zeigen auch die Polyamid-Kapazitäten und die...
The North Face teams up with the BOTTLE Consortium for PHA fibres
- When worn, washed, and dried, clothing sheds – dispersing tiny fibres throughout homes, soils, and waterways that can take centuries to degrade.These fibres, often made of polyester and...
Recycling blended cotton and polyester fabric
28/02/2024 - Fabric waste containing polyester and cotton, widely used in the textile industry, is often incinerated or landfilled at the end of its useful life because it is a multi-material, which makes it...