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3D printed bolt
04:16

Biodegradable biopolymers for 3D Printing and micro-injection moulding

For more and more fossil plastics, there are green alternatives. For example, 3D printer filaments from…

Pierre Gielen

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

HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic
04:25

HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic

The combination of polylactic acid and crushed palm leaf waste results in a biobased and excellent…

Harm Ikink

mars wikkel
07:32

Biodegradable still to climb out of the niche market

The market for biodegradable plastics will grow considerably in the coming years. A significant share of…

Lucien Joppen


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Mulch film
00:55

Carbiolice and Barbier develop PLA-based biodegradable mulch film

Carbiolice, a French start-up developing and producing biobased, biodegradable and compostable plastic solutions has joined forces…

Editorial office / Riom

Face shields made of biodegradable biopolymers
00:45

Face shields made of biodegradable biopolymers

3D printing and injection molding with biodegradable biopolymers are innovative techniques that are still under development…

Editorial office / Werlte

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

PLA 3D printer filament
01:28

UK scientists develop new PLA recycling method

Bioplastics, made from polylactic acid (PLA) are becoming increasingly common in consumer products. Although PLA is…

Editorial office / Birmingham

Hand in corn field
00:42

Nouryon launches sustainable agricultural dispersant

Nouryon has introduced Agrilan 1015, a multi-purpose, biodegradable dispersant that can replace less sustainable products in…

Editorial office / Amsterdam

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