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What are the advantages of bioplastic products?

2023-03-15T14:22:28+01:002 March 2016|

Biobased plastics can help to reduce the dependency on limited fossil resources, which are expected to become significantly more expensive in the coming decades. Biobased plastics are made from renewable sources instead of oil and that way gradually substitute fossil resources used to produce plastics with renewable resources (currently predominantly annual crops, such [...]

How does EUBP define bioplastics?

2023-03-15T14:23:41+01:001 March 2016|

According to European Bioplastics, bioplastics are biobased, biodegradable, or both. The term “biobased” describes the part of a material or product that is derived from biomass. When making a biobased claim, the unit (biobased carbon content or biobased mass content) expressed as a percentage and the method of measurement should be clearly stated. [...]