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New customized compostable materials for the manufacture of tableware, packages and single-use bags

New customized compostable materials for the manufacture of tableware, packages and single-use bags
Date: 
28 Mar 2018

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Country: 
Spain

The project Bio+, in which companies manufacturing single-use products, led by the bag manufacturer PICDA and coordinated by AIMPLAS, in collaboration with other centres and universities, will allow to develop customized compostable materials for plastic packages, bags and tableware. The main challenge of the project is that new materials comply with the current legislation with the same functional requirements than products obtained with traditional plastic materials, with a competitive cost.

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