1:80 min Biobased Material
Sustainable rigid packaging - SACMI to host the AIM "Technological Day" on new cellulose-based materials
From pioneering research to applied technology, building the development prospects of an entire industry: cellulose-based materials for rigid sustainable packaging is a hot topic, and will be the focus of the Technological Day organized by AIM (Italian Association of ...
0:56 min Recycling processes, Biobased Material
TotalEnergies Corbion stimulates recycling of PLA
TotalEnergies Corbion is stepping up its efforts in closing the recycling loop for PLA. To stimulate collecting, sorting, and cleaning of PLA waste and to facilitate a marketplace for PLA recycle streams, TotalEnergies Corbion is actively buying reprocessed PLA waste. The advanced ...
1:34 min PET materials, Additives
Polyvisions Durapet PET material available in flame retardant formulations for medical and consumer electronics applications
Polyvisions Inc., a thermoplastic compounding solutions provider (a wholly owned subsidiary of Bemis Associates Inc.), announces DuraPET 624 FR™ and DuraPET PCR FR products with Nofia® brand of polyphosphonates flame retardants as additives for Medical and Consumer electronic housing ...
TekniPlex Consumer Products acquires Ematec, expanding portfolio of sustainable materials science solutions for fresh foods
TekniPlex Consumer Products, a globally integrated provider of innovative solutions through materials science and manufacturing technologies, has acquired Empaques Moldeados de America Tecnologias S. de R.L. de C.V. (EMATEC), a Mexico-based manufacturer of molded fiber ...
2:70 min Management, Biobased Material
Braskem and Sojitz Corporation launch Sustainea
Braskem, pioneer in bioproducts production on an industrial scale, and Sojitz, a Japan-oriented global trading company, have announced the launch of Sustainea, which will produce and market bioMEG (monoethylene glycol) and bioMPG (monopropylene glycol). The market launch of the brand ...
1:55 min Biobased Material
Life Cycle Assessment demonstrates significantly lower carbon footprint of Avantium’s plantMPG™
Avantium has published Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) data for its plantMPG™ (plant-based mono-propylene glycol) from its Ray Technology™: a chemical intermediate used in a variety of applications including in functional fluids and unsaturated polyester resins. The ISO-certified LCA for ...
2:40 min Biobased Material
Ceresana examines the global market for bioplastics
For some time now, bioplastics have been used for more than just garbage bags or mulch films: Biopolymers are increasingly found in durable high-performance products, for example in demanding automotive applications, casings for the electronics industry or materials for the ...