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Companies invest in MEG-nificent bio-based future

Braskem and Haldor Topsoe have agreed a technological cooperation agreement to develop an innovative route to produce bio-based monoethylene glycol (MEG), a key component...

Secos wins $1.5m compostable bag contract

Sustainable and eco-friendly bioplastics developer Secos Group has won a contract in excess of $1.5 million to supply compostable bags to Penrith City Council...

Project launched with a PEFerence for a bio-based future

A €25million ($29.5m) five-year project was launched last month that seeks to establish a value chain for FDCA and polyethylene furanoate (PEF), including the planned construction...

Short circuit leads to BASF recall

Chemical giant BASF has declared Force Majeure at its ecoflex plant in Ludwigshafen, Germany, after detecting a technical defect that has potentially compromised 1,500...
recycling, waste

Invest more in separate recycling streams, urges bioplastics association

In light of the upcoming EU Strategy on Plastics and the revision of the EU waste legislation, European Bioplastics (EUBP) has called for greater...

DuPont collects bioplastics award

DuPont Industrial Biosciences and Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) have received a joint honour in the 2017 Innovation in Bioplastics Awards for their process to produce furan dicarboxylic methyl...

Packaging the next target for tunable catalyst

A British team of scientists has created a tunable catalyst capable of utilising captured carbon dioxide as a raw material for polyols, and is...

Bio-Fed lab to undergo expansion

Biodegradable plastics compounds manufacturer Bio-Fed, a branch of Akro-Plastic, is expanding the laboratory capacity of its Niederzissen production site in Germany. The investment in its...

Commercial launch for PLA from Bonsucro certified sugarcane

Polylactic acid (PLA) resins made from Bonsucro certified sugarcane are now available for commercial order, says producer Total Corbion PLA, which has been working...

Secos supports Australian countrywide ban on ‘single-use’ bags

Bioplastics developer Secos Group and its wholly owned subsidiary Cardia Bioplastics have welcomed recent moves by Australian industry and legislators toward a countrywide ban...

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