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06 May 2014
Teknor Apex’s free-flowing resins, used in both injection molding and extrusion/thermoforming processes, streamlines the PLA crystallization process, eliminating the post-annealing or post-crystallization process.
16 April 2014
After four years of working together, Patagonia and Yulex have co-developed a wetsuit that is 60% guayule (plant) based. The goal is to have the formula eventually be 100% plant based. The Patagonia Yulex wetsuit is the first bio-based wetsuit in the industry.
07 April 2014
Hear directly from Dr. Isao Noda, Senior Vice President - Innovation, Meredian Bioplastics, Inc. and Paul Pereira, Executive Chairman of the Board
Meredian Holdings Group Inc. at Biopolymers 2014!
02 April 2014
27 March 2014
With a negative carbon footprint from cradle to gate, the study substantiates the biopolymer's potential to mitigate the impacts of global warming
23 March 2014
18 March 2014
An RSB study released today concludes that RSB and Bonsucro sustainability standards have significant overlap on most of their requirements. Supported by the ISEAL Alliance, the comparison reveals that Bonsucro certified sugarcane could be de facto considered compliant with most of the RSB's twelve Principles and Criteria.
10 March 2014
World's Largest Industrial Biotech Conference to be Held in Philadelphia in May - co-located with the Biopolymers Symposium 2014
12 February 2014
07 February 2014
Driven by both biorenewability and biodegradability trends, the demand for bioplastics in packaging is expected to grow, according to a new report from Smithers Pira
The Biopolymers Symposium is organized by Smithers Rapra, the global leader in rubber, plastics, polymer and composites testing, consulting and information products and events, with key focuses including the tire, industrial, transportation, consumer and medical industries. For more information, visit www.rapra.net or www.smithersrapra.com.