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Plastic bags
05:03

Circular pathways for bio-based plastics require more cooperation

The demand for plastic packaging, of which a small part is bio-based, has increased strongly in…

Anne-Charlotte Hoes, Greet Overbeek, Marieke Meeusen

BAC Breda
05:38

Confusion about biodegradability of bioplastics

What is biologically degradable, or biodegradable plastic? Is that the same as compostable? And does this…

Pierre Gielen

Step into the world of elephant grass, with vibers
04:13

Step into the world of elephant grass, with vibers

"Change the script. Join the vibe." The invitation could not be more clear. Use vibers ™…

Harm Ikink

100% biobased textile not a matter of course
04:09

100% biobased textile not a matter of course

Wool, linen, cotton: the textile industry has traditionally used natural materials. And yet precisely this industry…

Pierre Gielen


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Unnecessary packaging or not?
01:59

U.S. Plastics Pact Launched

This week, the U.S. Plastics Pact was launched. It is a collaborative led by The Recycling…

Editorial office / Falls Church

Clean ocean
01:39

Lactips raises € 13 mio for ‘edible’ bioplastic

Lactips, the French company specialized in producing an edible and water soluble bioplastic, has raised €…

Editorial office / Saint-Jean-Bonnefonds

Recycling bottles
01:09

Big companies support plant-based beer and soft drinks bottles

The Dutch renewable polymers company Avantium hopes to make an investment decision towards the end of…

Editorial office / Delfzijl

Collecting plastics on the beach
01:32

Ubuntoo talks about bioplastics during the Sustainable Plastics & Materials Expo in Emmen

Ubuntoo believes that the world’s biggest environmental issues can be solved, not by large hierarchical institutions,…

Editorial office / Emmen

Bio Bottle
01:46

Market for bioplastics growing fast

Polylactic acids, starch blends, cellulose, and other bioplastics achieve significantly higher growth rates than conventional standard…

Editorial office / Konstanz

Plastics ultimately completely biobased or circular
00:57

Plastics ultimately completely biobased or circular

Climate problems, declining oil reserves and concerns about the environmental pollution caused by plastic waste nowadays…

Editorial office / Groningen