Tag Archives: Paul Mines

Research confirms next generation bioplastics could be made from trees

A RESEARCH project led by Biome Bioplastics has demonstrated the feasibility of extracting organic chemicals from lignin for the manufacture of bioplastics.                           The results stem from a grant from the UK’s innovation agency, the Technology Strategy Board, awarded to a consortium led…
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British plastics manufacturer serves up compostable coffee pods

BIOME BIOPLASTICS, one of the UK’s leading developers of natural plastics, has helped to develop a biodegradable coffee pod, offering one of the first sustainable packaging alternatives in the single-serve market.   The global coffee capsule market is worth $6.6bn and is considered to be a rare bright spot in the global food and drink…
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