European Bioplastics

The European Commission has unveiled a long-term strategy for legislation on the plastics industry, pledging to fund innovation but ban 'single-use' packaging and micropalstics. more

17 Jan 2018 14:33 Industry News

New figures out today have predicted 20 percent growth for the global bioplastics industry over the next five years. more

29 Nov 2017 14:49 Materials

Proposals from the EU to improve degradability of agricultural films have met a sharp riposte from Plastic Recyclers Europe. more

3 Oct 2017 13:36 Industry News

European Bioplastics (EUBP), the association representing the interests of the bioplastics industry in Europe, has elected Mariagiovanna Vetere of NatureWorks to its Board. more

22 Jun 2017 11:36 Industry News

The decision on April 28 by the European Parliament to introduce legislation to reduce the use of lightweight carrier bags in EU countries has divided opinion amongst plastics trade associations. more

30 Apr 2015 14:52 Industry News