Polylactic Acid

Total Corbion is showing the potential of PLA at Fakuma with innovation for cosmetics and food packaging. more

20 Oct 2017 14:31 FAKUMA 2017

New biodegradable fibres from renewable sources for fabrics with advanced properties more

7 Jun 2017 12:33 materials

Nordson’s new screw and barrel package is optimised for processing polylactic acid bioplastics. more

6 Jun 2017 09:12 industry

The functional and optical PLA masterbatches will be available exclusively from Sukano. more

12 May 2017 09:22 industry

Total Corbion PLA attends Interpack this week with news of its developments in biobased packaging and containers for drinks and cosmetics. more

3 May 2017 12:06 industry 1 Comments

Total and Corbion’s joint Poly Lactic Acid venture commences operations at Corbion’s Gorinchem factory, South Holland. more

3 Mar 2017 15:51 materials 1 Comments

Total and Corbion have forged a powerful alliance to develop bioplastics by creating a joint venture to produce and market PLA. more

16 Nov 2016 16:08 materials

Croda Coatings and Polymers will showcase its range of Bio-Based Building Blocks and Speciality Additives for high performance engineering plastics, elastomers and foams to K 2016. more

5 Oct 2016 15:10 industry

AIMPLAS, the Valencia-based Plastics Technology Centre, has completed its participation in the European project INNOREX, improving the properties of PLA thanks to a new processing innovation. more

12 Sep 2016 10:41 materials

Polaroid has thrown its hat in the 3D printing ring, with the iconic photography brand launching its Polaroid ModelSmart 250S machine into the market. more

9 Aug 2016 10:29 industry

Stanford University and IBM chemists have developed a new super catalyst for making PLA biodegradable plastics. more

5 Aug 2016 10:31 materials

AIMPLAS, the plastics technology research and development centre in Valencia, has coordinated a project that has brought about a new generation of biodegradable, compostable packages for cheese and fresh pasta. more

20 Jul 2016 16:29 materials

Corbion will be extending its PLA resins to the North American Market in 2018 more

3 Jun 2016 08:59 materials

Bioplastic technology company Floreon Transforming Packaging Ltd has been recognised at the 2016 Duke of York’s Pitch@Palace initiative, part of The Prince Andrew Charitable Trust. more

4 Apr 2016 15:08 materials

The European INNOREX project - which is being developed by AIMPLAS and 11 other enterprises and technological European centres - is on a mission to improve the homogeneity of PLA by removing the metallic catalysts. more

8 Sep 2015 15:58 materials

Tough, smooth and biodegradable, Floreon releases new 3D printing material that promises only to 'crack' the market. more

14 Jul 2015 10:04 materials

Corbion has made public the news it has signed letters of intent for one-third of the volume of a 75 kTpa PLA polymerisation plant. more

14 May 2015 09:54 materials

HP Fusion 3D Printing Sprocet


Sorry, no events.





Sorry, no events.

EPPM Media Kit Front Cover 2018

EPPM subs 2017