(Aug 2019) First of all, I wanted to tell you that I was having a look at your new issue and it looks great. Congrats! (Spain)

(July 2019) Hi Michael- wanted to drop a note, I just went through the August issue, looks fantastic. (North America)

(March 2019) Thanks again to you both for such a wonderful conference (bio!TOY 2019). (…) I would very much like to thank you and the wider team for making it happen. It was first class. I hope we will keep in touch ? Best wishes. (UK)

(March 2019) Thankyou for hosting a wonderful conference (bio!TOY 2019). I really enjoyed the presentations. (Germany)

(Jan 2019) already 12 years and still the best publisher when it comes to bio-plastics. Congratulation and thank you for what you did in the bio-plastics arena in the last 12 years ! (Italy)

Aug 2018 (USA)


(June 2018) Dear Michael, Thanks again for a very successful and important conference – and thank for the invitation to speak! (Re. 5th PLA World Congress 2018)

(Nov 2017) Congratulations on your continued excellence with Bioplastics Magazine. I always enjoy reading my hard copy as well as the email newsletters. It truly is a fascinating and dynamic space. (USA)

(March 2017) Michael -- Again, wanted to tell you what a great presentation you made (1 March 2017 in Mexico City). It was the most honest, objective, and truly informative presentation on biopolymers I've ever seen and heard, and I've been tracking this technology since (more than a decade). (USA)

(January 2017) Dear Sir, Thank you for the magazine #06/2016. Being a Ph.D scholar working on biofuels, this magazine gives me a lot of uptodate information on various aspects. (India)

(November 2016) Thanks for having organized this excellent event (Bioplastics Business Breakfast) and for your very good book on bioplastics. It helped me a lot in getting a new perspective on plastics. (Sweden)

(November 2016) The conference (Bioplastics Business Breakfast), both in its content and format, was very well and professionally organized, enabling the audience to get an excellent perspective of the current status and trends in this nascent industry.(India)

(November 2016) Again, thank you very much for the very good conference (Bioplastics Business Breakfast 2016) in K fair the other day. (Japan)

(October 2016): Thank you Michael & team for a very useful and well organized event (Bioplastics Business Breakfast 2016) (India)

(October 2016): Greetings Michael and my congratulations for a brilliant 10 year impactful service, knowledge and information service to bioplastics industry!! (USA)

(October 2016): I have read and re-read your book on bioplastics (Bioplastics – Basics. Applications. Markets). Thank you very much for such a lucid book. (India)

(August 2016): Zu allererst möchte ich mich bei Ihnen für Ihr wunderbares Grundlagenbuch über Biokunststoffe bedanken!
Dies hat mir meinen Einstieg in meinen neuen Posten erheblich erleichtert! (Germany)

(August 2016): Hi Michael - We received your book and I spent the whole day reading it and I must say it was a wonderful read with lots of useful information attached to it.

In fact, we would like to order two more copies of the book for our employees. (India)

(January 2016): Happy New Year to you! And congratulations on another excellent issue of your magazine. (USA)

(August 2014):Interesting new issue (04/14) Michael......and may I say about your front cover model........I approve!! :-) (UK)

(April 2014): Enjoyed reading your magazine which I picked up at a recent convention. BioFoam and mushroom packaging are amazing advances in packaging materials. (USA)

(Jan 2014): Sehr geehrter Herr Dr. Thielen,
ich habe schon einige interessante Artikel in Ihrem Magazin gelesen, weiter so.
Gruß *** (Germany)
(I already read some interesting articles in your magazine, go on like this...)

Oct. 2013: Dear Mr. Thielen, Thank you very much for the Biopolymer breakfast that was very useful.
Me and my colleagues Ms. *** and Mr. ***attended the Bioplastic breakfast all 3 sessions.
It would be very appreciated if you can send us the access to all presentations shown during the biopolymer breakfast asap. (Europe)

Aug 2013: Just read the latest Bioplastics edition ...
Great work as usual! (USA)

Aug 2013: Nice new magazine again. My compliments. (The Netherlands)

June 2013: Hi Michael, I took a look at the sneak preview of your magazine – it looks great. Lots of good content. (The Netherlands)

April 2013: Just received the latest magazine (02/2013). Congratulations. Again! Especially your personal view as expressed to the Dear Readers. Go on like this. Fully expressing my thoughts. (The Netherlands)

Feb 2013: Congratulations. (01/2013) the best issue of bioplastics ever.
Keep up the Good work. Warm regards ... (Mumbai, India)

Nov 2012: I have read the book on my way back ... Thoughtful, insightful and all you have to know when starting in BioPlastics..... well done! (Switzerland)

Aug 2012: bioplastics MAGAZINE 04/2012 ist die beste Ausgabe, seit ich diese wertvolle Zeitschrift verfolge. (bM 04/12 is the best issue since I started reading it)... (Croatia)

May 2012: Your book looks like a great guide. (Magazine is great too.)... (USA)

May 2012: I have been following your footsteps very closely and must congratulate you for the fantastic work you are doing for Bioplastics not just in Europe, but all over the world !! ... (India)

April 2012: Received (the new) book today-thank you. Well done & it is very interesting
... (Australia)

April 2012: (Über das Buch): Man hat auf den ersten Eindruck das Gefühl, einen kompletten Überblick über das Thema zu bekommen, ohne in technologischen Details zu versinken. Handlichkeit und Lesbarkeit finde ich klasse. Gratulation !! (Germany)

March 2012: Your magazine continues to be a good and unique one's on bioplastics. Keep on... (Canada)

March 2012: As a researcher I enjoy reading your magazine Bioplastics ... (The Netherlands)

March 2012: First of all I'd like to thank you for thecopy of boplastics MAGAZINE which I found very interesting, and very good content (Colombia)

March 2012: I just received now the bioplasticsmagazine No.1 - January /February 2012 with great satisfaction (...)
So I have to thank you very much for providing me this prestigious magazine that will keep me well informed and updated in the bioplastics sector.
If the magazine is in need of something from Brazil, please contact me.
Congratulations for the initiative. (Brazil)

Feb. 2012: ... and keep up the good work with bioplastics MAGAZINE ... Which is looking fantastic! (New Zealend)

Feb. 2012: By the way, I think you did a great job in your feature on bioplastics at NPE.(USA)

Feb. 2012: It was so impressive that you wrote a summary article of PLA industry on issue#1 2012. I like it very much! (South Korea)

Feb. 2012: Thanks for sending me the magazine, I have just received it. I was really impressed to see development in technologies related to bioplastic. Your magazine is really well put together and you made me discover many things.(UK)

August 2011: Congratulations on your latest issue, which I see features your best cover girl ever! (UK)

March 2011: We continue to be very proud of what you are accomplishing with the magazine, Michael. Please keep up the great work and further, please accept our heartfelt congratulations on your 25th issue! Well done! (USA)

Feb 2011: In my opinion, your magazine is very informative and well designed (...) (Germany)

Feb 2011: Vielen Dank für die neueste Ausgabe (...) Ich denke, dass Sie mit Stolz auf die 25. Ausgabe blicken können, denn hier haben Sie wirkliche Pionierarbeit geleistet. Thanks for the latest issue (...) I think you can be proud about 25 issues, you really performed pioneering work here.
(...) (Germany)

Feb 2011: I trust you received my payment for the following years subscription to your excellent magazine. My congratulations, each edition gets better and better!
(...) (USA)

Feb 2011: I just subscribed to your wonderful magazine. Should have done that a long time ago. (...) (USA)

Jan 2011: (...) in fact I received last week the November-December issue, I already invest time reading some articles that I found very interesting, so I do think it worth investing the money on it. (Colombia)

Jan 2011: I am a passionned reader of (...) "bioplastics (MAGAZINE)". The content is a key in order to keep me up to speed with trends and innovations in bioplastics. (Canada)

Oct 2010: I also take this opportunity to congratulate you on a very interesting, up-to-date and worthwhile magazine. ... (Spain)

Aug 2010: I consider that your journal is a very important one to know what is in progress in our field. Sincerely ... (France)

Aug 2010: Congratulations on your latest issue Michael . . . we are yet to see it but already are getting some excellent feedback ...

July 2010: Michael, Just received a copy of your magazine and noticed the article
on Innovation Takes Root. - I'm impressed with the depth of the magazine. (Canada)

May 2010: Michael, I want to thank you for (***) highlighted in your latest bioplastic MAGAZINE. It turned out very nice. The entire magazine was full of great articles. (USA)

April 2010: Hi Michael, Just wanted to say congratulations on your latest issue of the magazine. Excellent content, well laid out and very informative. It seems the magazine is just getting better and better and we wanted to say thank you from your friends in New Zealand!

March 2010: Die Veröffentlichung ist, wie die Bilder, sehr gut. Ich finde davon müsste es mehr geben. (...)
The publication is, like the pictures, very good. I think there should be more like this ... (Germany)

February 2010: thank you for your e-mail. I like your magazine so much. (...) (Egypt)

February 2010: Many thanks for your email and congratulation for your very good magazine and website contents (...) (Marocco)

January 2010: Congratulations on the past year. Great editions and great articles (...) (USA)

December 2009: (...) Congratulations for your bioplastics MAGAZINE success. You've done a world-class job. (...) (USA)

December 2009: I truly enjoy reading BioPlastics Magazine. The articles are informative and well written. (USA)

December 2009: Great job on Vol. 6 2009 issue! (USA)

December 2009: Needless to say that your publication is one of its kind and is a great source of reference for the bioplastic industry as a whole! (India)

December 2009: We thank for your magazine advertising result.
Therefore, we would like to continue the advertisement (...) in 2010.

December 2009: (...) In the mean time I would like to congratulate you on the development of the magazine since it’s launch. I look forward to reading each issue and have just received 06|2009. Cheers, M****** (Canada)

December 2009: Our company ***, is a subscriber of your magazine for 2 years already. We think it is the best media to be informed about what's going on with bioplastics. Congratulations! (Chile)

Oktober 2009: Congratulations on another excellent issue of BioPlastics! (USA)

Oktober 2009: Thank you very much for e-mail. I have thoroughly enjoyed receiving Bioplastics Magazine. It is a top-quality pubication and you have done a great job in producing it. (Thailand)

June 2009: (...) by the way, still love your magazine, great job. (USA)