News - 25 Aug 2005
Trials have begun in Kansas on a "green" production method for succinate, a key ingredient of many plastics, drugs, solvents and food additives. Developed at Rice University, the technology...
Article - 16 Aug 2004
The cost of grafitti removal is high. There are several systems that have been used to produce anti-grafitti coatings. These are briefly described and a permanent polysiloxane system evaluated.
Malvern Panalytical technologies are used by scientists and engineers in a wide range of industries and organizations to solve the challenges associated with maximizing productivity, developing better...
Galaxy Scientific, an industry pioneer in portable optical spectroscopy, is an agile innovator, enabling organizations to use the power of optical spectroscopy to analyze and authenticate important...
News - 14 Dec 2021
Polymer biocomposites are gaining research focus as sustainable, biodegradable alternatives to traditional plastic packaging.
Study: Artificial Ageing, Chemical Resistance, and Biodegradation of...
News - 17 Sep 2012
LyondellBasell, the plastics, chemical and refining company, has launched a new range of fifth-generation non-phthalate catalysts that will be used for polypropylene (PP) production.
The new family...
News - 16 Sep 2011
BioAmber , a renewable chemistry company, has partnered with PTTMCC Biochem for the production of polybutylene succinate (PBS), a renewable and biodegradable polymer, in Thailand.
BioAmber will be...
News - 7 May 2011
BioAmber announced that it has closed $45 million worth Series B financing round to fund adipic and succinic platforms. The round was by an European-based capital fund company, NAXOS Capital Partners....
News - 28 Apr 2011
BioAmber, a renewable chemistry firm, has signed strategic agreement with Mitsubishi Chemical to supply of biobased succinic acid.
Under the terms of the agreement, BioAmber and Mitsui, a...
News - 7 Jun 2007
PolyOne Corporation (NYSE: POL) today introduced its new OnColor(TM) BIO Colorants and OnCap(TM) BIO Additives for use in biodegradable polymers such as polylactide (PLA), polyhydroxybutyrate-...