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Bio-based Plastics

Bioplastics Magazine presented Italian compounders Maip with an award for technical innovation in a bio-PHBH compound for light switches. more

30 Nov 2017 15:59 Industry News

Cosmetics brand Bulldog has used its pooch-asing power to show some woof to the planet. more

17 Nov 2017 11:40 Industry News

A bio=based PET constituent will be produced in Denmark after an agreement between Braskem and Haldor-Topsoe. more

13 Nov 2017 10:05 Industry News

Polycarbonate researchers have produced a more eco-friendly polymer, replacing BPA with a lemon-derivative that maintains conventional thermal properties. more

21 Jul 2017 10:18 Materials

Reverdia has supplied Biosuccinium, a 100 per cent biobased succinic acid, as raw material for the TPU used in a new range of sustainable footwear. more

20 Jul 2017 09:35 Materials

Bio-Fed, a maker of films, has turned to using castor oil as a feedstock. more

12 May 2017 14:16 Materials

Chemical giant BASF has joined the foundation with focuses on ‘Circular Economy 100’ and ‘New Plastics Economy’ groups. more

5 May 2017 11:04 Industry News

An Israeli start-up company that develops biodegradable films is set to launch a new range of sustainable packaging to the UK market. more

20 Jul 2016 12:22 Materials 1 Comments

Finnish dairy producer, Valio, has become the first company in the world to sell products to consumers in carton packaging made entirely from plastics derived from plants and paperboard. more

16 Jan 2015 13:58 Materials

Gordon Thompson, Technical Manager at the Renewable Energy Association, writes for BP&R on the definitions, differences and distinguishing factors in order to clarify an often-misunderstood area. more

17 Mar 2013 16:22 Environment