bioplastics MAGAZINE Issue 04/2015

Issue 04/15 (July/August) Issue 04/15 (Jul/Aug) features Blow moulding/bottle applications and Bioplastics in Building and Construction. In the basics section we'll address the topic: Foaming of Bioplastics.


Application News

  • First bio-based plastic smartphone screen

    Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC, headquartered in Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan) recently announced that its bio-based engineering plastic DURABIO™ has been chosen by Sharp Corporation (Osaka, Japan) for the front panel of its new smartphone, the AQUOS CRYSTAL 2, slated to go on sale in the middle of July 2015). [more]

  • New bioplastic office products

    Vancouver, Canada based Solegear Bioplastic Technologies Inc., in partnership with Columbia Plastics Ltd., a leading Canadian plastic injection molding company, have completed a commercial agreement with TOPS Products Canada to convert six of their Starmark branded desk organizer and accessory products to Solegear’s plant-based materials. [more]

Blow Moulding

Bottle News

  • ALPLA showed first PEF bottles

    As part of EXPO 2015 (1 May – 31 Oct), the innovative and creative nation of Austria is present at the Triennale Design Museum in Milan, Italy. [more]

Building & Construction


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