Innovate UK grants funding to Biotransformation research

Two separate grants totalling more than £1 million ($1.3m) have been awarded to UK-based Polymateria to help develop its technology for converting standard plastics into biodegradable packaging. The Innovate UK funds will be used to diversify Polymateria’s commercially available Biotransformation technology into other types of plastics packaging made from PET, and to ensure that the…