The basic principles of extrusion remain unchanged, but the markets and materials, especially additives, continue to evolve.
Edible water pod packaging made from seaweed is reportedly being tested as a ketchup packet.
PET trays of fresh pasta switch to a corn starch-based biopolymer barrier layer that replaces nearly 25% of the traditional plastic.
By merging with a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) to go public, Danimer Scientific gains accelerated access to the capital it needs to increase production of its signature polymer, Nodax PHA.
European REFUCOAT Project develops recyclable bioplastic food packaging coating systems that protect against Salmonella.
WinCup will send free samples of its phade straw, made from Danimer Scientific’s Nodax PHA, via social media campaign.