OK
The Universal Selection Source:
Plastics & Elastomers
Green & Bioplastics
Bioplastics are important component of global sustainability. By focusing on key concepts such as plastic composting, Thermoplastic Starch, Bio-filler, PHA, PHB, renewable plastic, DIN V 54900, DIN EN 13432, ASTM D 6400, ASTM D 6868...this Green & Bio-Plastics Channel aims to provide engineers and designers with solutions & ideas to integrate biodegradable technology in their innovations. 

5670 subscribers 3525 documents
Subscribe to this channel

Feb 19, 2019 | Industry News

Total Buys Synova, a French Manufacturer of Recycled PP for Automotive Applications

Total has acquired Synova, a French leader in manufacturing high-performance recycled polypropylene for the automotive sector. Synova produces 20,000 tons per year of polypropylene that meets the...

Read more

Feb 19, 2019 | Industry News

Covestro Joins Alliance to End Plastic Waste; Steps Up Measures against Plastic Waste

Covestro has joined the Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW). The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (AEPW) aims at better managing and minimizing litter especially in the oceans, while promoting...

Read more

Feb 18, 2019 | Industry News

100% Sustainable Feedstock Certification for NatureWorks’ Ingeo™ Biopolymers by 2020

NatureWorks has announced a new initiative that will ensure that by 2020, 100% of the agricultural feedstock for Ingeo™ biopolymers and Vercet™ performance chemicals will be certified by the...

Read more

Feb 18, 2019 | Industry News

New Enzyme-based Polymerization Method Enable Greener PEF Production

Recently, polymer chemists from the University of Groningen, led by Prof. Katja Loos, have described an enzyme-based polymerization method to produce PEF, an alternative to PET, which can be made...

Read more

Feb 15, 2019 | Product News

Bio-based PFA Composite Parts Meet HL3 Fire Safety Requirements of Rail Industry

Composites Evolution’s Evopreg PFC502 prepreg has completed an extensive series of tests to demonstrate compliance with the Hazard Level 3 (HL3) requirements of rail industry fire standard...

Read more

Feb 14, 2019 | Industry News

NOVOZYMES Commits to Become Supplier of Plastics Degrading Enzymes to CARBIOLICE

CARBIOS announced the execution of a joint development agreement between the world-leading enzymes producer NOVOZYMES, CARBIOS and its subsidiary CARBIOLICE...

Read more

Feb 14, 2019 | Industry News

Polyolefin Waste Could Be Turned into Polymers: Research at Purdue University

According to a research done at Davidson School of Chemical Engineering at Purdue University, new chemical conversion process could transform the world’s polyolefin waste, a form of plastic, into...

Read more

Feb 13, 2019 | Industry News

VolCat: Process to Turn PET into a Renewable Resource Developed by IBM Researchers

IBM researchers have created a new technology called VolCat, a catalytic chemical process that can turn PET, a type of plastic commonly used in food packaging and polyester clothing, into a...

Read more

Feb 12, 2019 | Industry News

New Research Optimizes Plastics Production from Sulfur with Less Environmental Impact

Scientists have discovered a new process called inverse vulcanization to make polymers out Sulphur. The research was led by University of Liverpool and involved collaboration with the University of...

Read more

Feb 12, 2019 | Industry News

Green Dot Secures USD6.5 Mn Funding to Develop & Commercialize New Bioplastics

Green Dot Bioplastics has secured $6.5 Million funding to expand material portfolio and increase production capacity. Funds from Fulcrum Global Capital will be brought to use for expanding the...

Read more

Showing 1 - 10 of 3 525 documents matching your search
Back to Top