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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

A sustainability foundation for sugarcane, Bonsucro, has certified growing of sugarcane for a Bio-PLA from Total Corbion. more

23 Aug 2017 10:31 Industry News

The new Nordson PLA Screw and Barrel Package will eliminate guesswork and minimise start-up complications. more

8 Jun 2017 09:23 Industry News

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

12 May 2017 14:16 Materials

Ford Motor Company is teaming up with Jose Cuervo, the world’s largest tequila brand, to explore the use of the producer’s agave plant byproduct to develop more sustainable bioplastics to employ in Ford vehicles. more

20 Jul 2016 13:54 Materials

A new market study on the wordwide production capacity of biobased polymers has predicted an increase from 5.7 million tonnes in 2014 to nearly 17 million tonnes in 2020. more

11 Nov 2015 15:34 Materials

UK-based Biome Bioplastics has begun a major development programme to progress successful bio-based chemicals research through to industrial scale production. more

24 Apr 2015 10:50 Industry News