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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. 

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Nov 21, 2017 | Article

Automotive Thermoplastic & Natural Fiber Composites on the Move!

By Donald Rosato

Advanced material technologies are making breakthroughs in weight savings to meet increasingly tough automotive emission targets. Some of the latest thermoplastic and natural fiber composite...

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Dec 12, 2016 | Article

Bioplastic Application Developments Driving Forward!

By Donald Rosato

In this new bioplastics era microbiologists are directly involved with material scientists in developing new bioplastic building blocks including monomers, additives, blends, alloys, and hybrid...

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Aug 31, 2016 | Article

Oxo-degradation : A Simmering Debate

By Donald Rosato

Few plastics additives attract as much controversy within the plastics industry as oxo-degradable products. The war of words within the plastics and bioplastics industry regarding the use of...

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Aug 19, 2016 | Article

6 Big Partnerships Between OEMs & Chemical Co.s in 2016

By Sreeparna Das

Similar to other industries, for the plastics industry too, actions of big brands and OEMs have an impact down the full value chain. Things get highly interesting when they decide to join hands...

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Apr 15, 2016 | Article

Defining Moment for Bioplastic Feedstock Developments

By Donald Rosato

The ‘Plastics Industry’ is undergoing dramatic transformation as bioplastics primarily derived from renewable feedstocks continue to gain recognition in a market dominated by petroleum-based...

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Aug 9, 2017 | Article

5 Amazing Bioplastics Material Innovations to Watch!

By Donald Rosato

A rise in bioplastics production has been driving rapid advancements in biomaterial technology trends that emphasize sustainability across the bioplastics supply chain. In this article, you will...

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Sep 22, 2016 | Article

Emerging Bioplastic Material Trends & Technologies

By Donald Rosato

Global bioplastics production capacity is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate of almost 20% from 2013 to 2020. While this envisaged growth looks good, we cannot neglect that while...

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Sep 9, 2016 | Article

How to Solve Fiber-reinforced Plastics Recycling Issues

By Mark DeMeuse

Fiber-reinforced plastics or FRPs are lightweight, have high specific mechanical properties, are corrosion resistant, have long life cycles, and are easy to manufacture in different shapes. This...

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May 18, 2016 | Article

Bio-based Solutions of the Future

By Sreeparna Das

Bioeconomy holds great opportunities and solutions to several key environmental, societal and economic challenges. The European bioeconomy is already worth more than a couple of trillion euros. As...

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Sep 16, 2015 | Article

Wood-Plastic Composites (WPC) - Global Overview, Production and Applications

Wood Plastic Composites or WPCs - the combination of wood and plastic - are gaining popularity as a safe, environmentally sustainable and long-lasting material for use in outdoor decks, fences...

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