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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

HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic
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HemCell: a surprisingly versatile biobased plastic

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

Harm Ikink


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A surprisingly versatile biobased plastic
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A surprisingly versatile biobased plastic

HemCell plastic is produced from polylactic acid combined with crushed palm leaf waste. The Dutch invention…

Harm Ikink / Netherlands

Market with prospects
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Market with prospects

Compostable disposables in food service still form a relatively small market, but certainly one with prospects…

Editorial office / Brussels

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