1:33 min Biobased Material
European Bioplastics calls for action to accelerate biopolymers industrial growth
European Bioplastics (EUBP) released its Policy Manifesto, calling on the European Union (EU) to develop a comprehensive Biopolymers Industrial Action Plan to accelerate the growth of the bioplastics industry.
1:34 min Biobased Material
Helios Resins signs multi-year capacity reservation agreement to purchase FDCA developed by Avantium
Avantium announces that Helios Resins, a Slovenian based producer of advanced coating- and composite resins, has signed a capacity reservation agreement for FDCA (furandicarboxylic acid) developed by Avantium. FDCA is a raw material whose commercial applications include coating ...
1:46 min Biobased Material
Wageningen University: Improving biodegradability of PLA with UV-light
Although efforts to improve the collection and recycling of plastics to achieve a circular economy are increasing significantly, some (synthetic) materials will eventually always end up in the environment due to e.g. littering, weathering and abrasion. In the project ULTRADREAM ...
2:52 min Biobased Material
Avantium focuses on maximising the potential of its FDCA and PEF technology
Avantium N.V. will provide an update on its progress, strategy and plans during a Capital Markets Day it will hold for institutional investors today at 10:00 hrs CET and for retail investors today at 15:00 hrs CET.
TotalEnergies Corbion announces Olivier de Linares as plant director in Rayong, Thailand
TotalEnergies Corbion, makers of Luminy® sustainable PLA bioplastics, announces Olivier de Linares as PLA production plant director in Rayong, Thailand. De Linares will be responsible for overseeing the continuation of the company’s safe operations, product quality, and reliable ...
1:38 min Biobased Material
Avantium awarded €0.76 million EU funding for its participation in the Rebiolution project
Avantium announces that it has been awarded a €0.76 million grant by the EU Horizon Europe programme for its participation in the research and development programme Rebiolution1. This programme aims to design and synthetize biobased and biodegradable polyester blends based on FDCA ...