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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…


Articles

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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

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

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



News

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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

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


Events

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6th PLA World Congress

08:00
Holiday Inn Munich - City Center, München

World Bio Markets 2020

09:00
Passenger Terminal Amsterdam, Amsterdam

European Bioplastics Conference

09:00
TITANIC Chaussee Berlin, Berlin

bio!PAC 2019

09:00
Maritim Hotel, Düsseldorf

bio!TOY Conference

Hotel Arvena, Nürnberg