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Marcus Remmers

Let’s move forward with bio-based plastics!

12 / 12 / 2019

Did you know that Henry Ford, the great inventor, was fascinated by the soy bean? During…


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Sports performance
04:55

Bioplastics production offers opportunities for pharmaceutical applications

The search for the ultimate alternative for traditional plastics has been going on for many years.…

Erik Keller

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

Bioplastics on course
11:35

Bioplastics on course

There is growing enthusiasm about bioplastics. Today, demand exceeds supply and there is increasingly more clarity…

Marjolein Roggen

Biobased Delta organises discussion about greening
02:28

Biobased Delta organises discussion about greening

The development of the biobased economy should go up a notch. Plastic soup, the essential CO2…

Pierre Gielen

Ola Wróblewska
02:25

Recipe book for bioplastic from sugar beet

How do you cook a sugar beet to obtain bioplastics? Ola Wróblewska answered this question in…

Pierre Gielen



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Hand with looking glass and microplastics
00:58

Teijin develops PLA that degrades faster in the ocean

Teijin Frontier has developed a PLA variant that biodegrades faster in oceans, rivers and soil, helping…

Editorial office / Japan

Finland aerial
00:48

Finnish project turns CO2 emissions into climate-friendly plastics

CO2 emissions are a cost for industry, but can also be used as a raw material…

Editorial office / Espoo

Single Use Plastics
00:43

‘Don’t exclude biodegradable plastic from SUP ban’

Following in the EU's footsteps, UK Secretary of State for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs…

Editorial office / London

Plastic pellets
01:11

‘Boosting biomass as well as recycling turns bioplastics into carbon sink’

Plastics show the strongest production growth of all bulk materials and already account for 4.5% of…

Editorial office / Delft

Waste
01:03

Brussels takes up fight against packaging waste

Eurocommissioners Frans Timmermans (Green Deal) and Virginijus Sinkevicius (Environment) presented a new proposal on Wednesday (30…

Editorial office / Brussels

Bugaboo stroller
01:11

Bugaboo introduces first bio-based stroller portfolio

Bugaboo has introduced a new stroller portfolio made from bio-based materials. To make this possible, Bugaboo…

Editorial office / Amsterdam