Mondi, a global leader in packaging and paper, has developed a new Carded Airlaid Carded (CAC) line to create a more sustainable three-layer nonwoven for wipes. These can be used for personal hygiene and cleaning purposes
With comfortemp Lyocell padding, Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel has launched the first fully biodegradable padding made from sustainably produced cellulose fibre that completely degrades in soil within just under 60 days.
Apparently, microbes like MacDonald’s as well. Researchers at U of T Scarborough have for the first time turned waste cooking oil from a local MacDonald’s deep fryer into a high-resolution, biodegradable resin for 3D printing.
The highlights in issue 06/19 (Nov/Dec) are Films, Flexibles, Bags and Consumer & Office Eelectronics as well as a K fair review.
The next issue 01/20 (Jan/Feb) will highlight Automotive and Foam. In the Basics section we'll discuss Recycling. The deadline (editorial and ads) for issue 01/2020 is Jan 3rd, 2020.
The next issue 01/20 (Jan/Feb) of bioplastics MAGAZINE is currently bing printed. The print version will be published on February 10, 2019. It will highlight: 1) Automotive 2) Foam 3) Basics: Recycling