Report on Bio-based Plastics and Composites, Editon 8, 2011
Term: 03.2011 - 03.2011
The year 2010 has experienced acceleration regarding the raw material shift in the chemical and plastics industry. Clear political requirements towards a bio-based economy have become a world-wide phenomenon, which includes bio-based plastics and composites along with bio-based additives and green chemistry.
Read about the 4th International Congress on bio-based Plastics and Composites (Maternushaus, Cologne, Germany, 15th-16th of March 2011, www.biowerkstoff-kongress.de) starting at page 26.
In the special part of the BIOPRO Baden-Württemberg starting on page 48 you will learn about the Biopolymers/Biomaterials Cluster and the Bioplastics Design Challenge.