Latest Biobased product Stories

2012-06-12 23:01:37

Knoll introduces the newest member of its Generation work chair family: ReGeneration by Knoll®. Designed by New Zealand's Formway Design, ReGeneration showcases Knoll's continued commitment to sustainable & beautiful design, production, and distribution. EAST GREENVILE, PA (PRWEB) June 12, 2012 Knoll, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative branded furniture and textiles, has launched the ReGeneration by Knoll® work chair–the newest member of the Generation...

2012-04-16 23:01:41

CedarCide.Com has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its PCO Choice (PEST CONTROL OPERATORS CHOICE). Houston, TX. (PRWEB) April 15, 2012 CedarCide.Com has earned the USDA Certified Biobased Product Label for its PCO Choice (PEST CONTROL OPERATORS CHOICE). The USDA Certified Biobased Product Label verifies that the product´s amount of renewable biobased ingredients meets or exceeds prescribed USDA standards. Biobased products are goods composed in whole or in...

2012-03-19 23:02:53

As a curtain raiser to the 2nd BiobasedChem Asia, to be held in Bangkok, CMT unveils an exclusive white paper on “The emergence of bio-based materials and chemicals- the Asian opportunity” produced in collaboration with Lux Research, an independent research and advisory firm providing strategic advice and ongoing intelligence on emerging technologies. Written by Andrew Soare, an Analyst and author of several reports on bio-based materials predicting future trends and drivers in...

2012-03-12 14:15:00

Expanding USDA BioPreferred Program is Good for the Economy and Environment WILMINGTON, Del. (PRWEB) March 12, 2012 DuPont today commended a recent presidential directive and new U.S. Senate proposed legislation that supports the growth of biobased products made from agricultural ingredients as good for the U.S. economy and the environment. In February, President Barack Obama issued a memorandum calling for the expansion of the USDA BioPreferred Labeling Program and greater adoption of the...

Word of the Day
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'