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2013-10-19 23:03:18

The global volume for biodegradable polymers is expected to reach 1.3 billion lbs in 2013 and grow to 1.5 billion lbs by 2014. BCC Research projects the market to reach 3 billion lbs by 2019, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 10.4% from 2014 to 2019. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) October 19, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, Biodegradable Polymers from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global volume for biodegradable polymers is...

2013-09-26 23:23:10

Comprehensive research study “Polyhydroxyalkanoate (PHA) Market, By Application (Packaging, Food Services, Bio-medical, Agriculture) & Raw Material — Global Trends & Forecasts to 2018” elaborated by MarketsandMarkets (M&M) has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the report, global PHA demand is expected to grow considerably in the years ahead. London, UK (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Growing demand for biodegradable materials, governments’...

2013-08-27 08:26:22

ALBANY, New York, August 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new report published by Transparency Market Research "Medical Polymers, Resins and Fibers (PVC, PP, PE, PS), Elastomers (SBC, Rubber Latex), Biodegradable Plastics Market for Devices, Equipment, Packaging and Other Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018," the global medical polymers demand was 4,391.0 kilo tons in 2011 and is expected to reach 6,411.7 kilo...

2013-08-22 12:23:26

Compostable Bags are Good Alternatives CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Aug. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- More and more cities are taking steps to try to address litter problems associated with polyethylene plastic shopping bags. Some of the most popular methods are recycling programs, taxes on single-use plastic bags, and incentives for bringing a reusable bag. All of these efforts can be a part of comprehensive bag ban legislation. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130822/NE67878-a )...

2013-08-11 23:00:57

Transparency Market Research publish new "Plastic Additives Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2011 - 2016" market research report to its report store. Browse full report with TOC: http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/plastic-additives-market.html Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 11, 2013 According to Transparency Market Research “Plastic Additives Market: Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share & Forecast (2011 – 2016)”, global...

2013-07-10 14:51:45

In Bolivia, in the largest continuous salt desert in the world, researchers from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia have found a bacterium that stores large amounts of PHB, a prized polymer. This biodegradable plastic is used by the food and pharmaceutical industries, for example to produce nanospheres to transport antibiotics. In the quest for natural polymers to substitute for petroleum-based plastics, scientists have recently discovered that a microorganism in South America...

2013-05-09 12:23:15

Composting Can Help Reduce Landfill Waste and Create Soil Supplement RACINE, Wis., May 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- New Ziploc® Brand Compostable Bags are the latest offering from SC Johnson, providing compostable storage solutions that help reduce landfill waste for people looking to make green choices without sacrificing food freshness or convenience. Ziploc® Brand Compostable Bags, available exclusively online at SCJGreenChoices.com, are designed for use in commercial...

2013-04-16 16:21:12

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Progressive Bag Alliance (APBA) today launched a campaign to educate Californians and policy makers on the negative environmental and economic consequences of banning plastic bags. The campaign, which includes television and radio advertising, will urge people to examine the facts about this issue before considering misguided policy proposals based on fabrications and exaggerations. "To date, the debate on plastic bags has been...

2013-04-08 23:03:51

Transparency Market Research has released a new market report titled "Automotive Plastics Market by Product (ABS, PP, PU, PVC, PE, PC, PMMA, PA), by Application (Power Trains, Under the Hood, Electrical Components, Chassis, Furnishing), Bio-based Opportunity (PLA, PHA, PCL, PBS) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," which observes that the demand for automotive plastics which was reported at USD 15.1 billion in 2012 is expected to be worth USD...

2013-03-28 08:21:07

ALBANY, New York, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Transparency Market Research (http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com) has released a new market report titled "Automotive Plastics Market by Product (ABS, PP, PU, PVC, PE, PC, PMMA, PA), by Application (Power Trains, Under the Hood, Electrical Components, Chassis, Furnishing), Bio-based Opportunity (PLA, PHA, PCL, PBS) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018," which observes that the...