Articles

Confusion about biodegradability of bioplastics
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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
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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
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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


News

UK develops standards for biodegradable, compostable and bio-based plastics
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UK develops standards for biodegradable, compostable and bio-based plastics

The UK Government wants to develop standards for biodegradable, compostable and bio-based plastics. It is seeking…

Editorial office / London

Biodegradable plastics event in Breda
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Biodegradable plastics event in Breda

Is it allowed to dispose of biodegradable packaging in nature? Of course not. And in the…

Editorial office / Breda

Six new joint biobased projects from Dutch and Brazilian researchers
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Six new joint biobased projects from Dutch and Brazilian researchers

Together with its Brazilian sister organization FAPESP, NWO awards grants to six collaborative projects in the…

Editorial office / The Hague

Global Bioplastics Award for biobased Mars wrapper
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Global Bioplastics Award for biobased Mars wrapper

The Dutch potatostarch processor Rodenburg Polymers and the US-based global food corporation Mars as well as…

Editorial office / Berlin