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Testing underway for Evolva’s collaboration with US Navy on plant-based composites.

Posted on Aug 30, 2016 12:53:50 PM
"Over and above the benefits to the US Navy, there could be a broad spectrum of civilian application...

Expert View: Accelerating the impact of bio-based materials to further apparel industry sustainability.

Posted on Aug 25, 2016 12:47:29 PM
"A significant opportunity exists today to improve the sustainability performance in the apparel ind...

Report:"Plastic better for the environment than alternatives such as paper and glass."

Posted on Aug 24, 2016 12:53:21 PM
Global production of plastics has grown 20 fold from 15 million metric tons in 1964 to 311 Mt in 201...

Henkel, BASF and Solidaridad ally to improve sustainable supply chains for palm oils.

Posted on Aug 22, 2016 1:09:41 PM
Palm oil has become one of the world’s most versatile and controversial raw materials. Found in appr...

NEC develop bio-plastic that has the look and colour of traditional Japanese lacquerware.

Posted on Aug 19, 2016 9:00:00 AM
Using cellulose resin sourced from grasses, trees and other bio-sources, technology giant NEC has de...

Walmart asks suppliers to stop using eight chemicals; seeks alternatives.

Posted on Aug 17, 2016 1:18:16 PM
The world’s largest company by revenue, retail giant Walmart has asked its suppliers to remove “high...

August 8th, the day when the earth went into debt with Mother Nature.

Posted on Aug 16, 2016 6:41:48 PM
What were you doing on August 8th? Just a normal day in work? Perhaps you were on holiday? Or enjoyi...

New IBM catalyst creates cheaper method to bring bio-based plastic to market.

Posted on Aug 15, 2016 2:39:15 PM
While biodegradable forks and spoons already exist on store shelves, consumers often opt for more co...

Editor's focus: Inside the Bioprocess Pilot Facility in Delft.

Posted on Aug 11, 2016 10:30:00 AM
The team here at Bio-Based World News regularly report on companies at all stages of bio-based comme...