Bio-based material


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Bio-based material

A material made from living matter, such as agricultural crops. Bio-based materials are usually biodegradable.
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Coca-Cola, Nike, and Toyota have collaboratively formed a company named PlantBottle that manufactures bio-based PET bottle, which is the first fully-recyclable PET plastic beverage bottle made using 30% bio-based material, which will result in a smaller carbon footprint.
Stonclad G2 is a four component, polyurethane system which incorporates 25% post industrial recycled glass and rapidly renewable, bio-based material, designed specifically to withstand harsh environments.
AkzoNobel's goal is to source 20% of its total epichlorohydrin demand as bio-based material by 2016.
A bio-based material is simply a product derived from living matter.
By 2016, AkzoNobel aims to source 20 percent of its total epichlorohydrin demand as bio-based material.
When PP is combined with bio-based material and extruded and then injection molded to make a part, long fibers may become much shorter.
In 2008 bio-based material trials made up 36 per cent of all trials run in Entek's development lab.
SprayShield Green II removes 34 percent of its petroleum-based material and replaces it with a unique, environmentally friendly, bio-based material.
Bio-based material developers must aim for large, addressable markets, among which the biggest are composites and coatings, industrial manufactured intermediates, and packaging," said Kalib Kersh, Lux Research Analyst and the lead author of the report titled, "Bridging the Divide between Demands and Bio-Based Materials.
Description : EcoADD addresses the Greening Business Priority of the Eco Innovation Action Plan in being the first application of a unique bio-based material CurranA.