Blogs. Tag: biopolymers

Number of entries for the tag biopolymers: 3

Very “bio” polymers with packaging potential

Has been published Monday, February 11, 2013

An “alphabet soup” of less-familiar biopolymer materials with packaging uses is being heavily studied around the world, according to articles in the new Journal of Renewable Materials and recent entries in the JRM’s... find more
Categories: sustainable plastics,   Tags: pla, pha, biopolymers,   Author: Mike Tolinski

You can make bioplastics from... (part 4) 1

Has been published Wednesday, March 21, 2012

By now it’s starting to seem that with the right process, you can make bio-based chemicals and polymers from nearly any kind of organic material: food crops, agricultural waste (and other plant biomass), or even animal products... find more

Bioplastics’ Future in Asia

Has been published Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Despite yet another report projecting strong future growth rates for bioplastics overall, the plastics industry was rocked last week by news about the dissolution of the alliance between bioresin maker Metabolix Inc. and U.S. agricultural... find more