Defining Moment for Bioplastic Feedstock Developments

The decline of crude oil prices during 2015 forward has hampered the growth of bioplastics, but there are remarkable technology achievements to make biochemical building blocks.Defining Moment for Bioplastic Feedstock Developments was originally published on DalinYebo.com: Bioeconomy Consultants : Innovative Minds   

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Bioeconomy: $369bn and 4 Million Jobs Added to US Economy in 2013

Each job in the US bioeconomy adds 1.64 jobs in adjacent sectors. An economic impact analysis of the US biobased products industry showed that in 2013 4 million jobs and  US$369bn were added to US economy. In Africa, we can expect an even higher job creation rate (See: GreenEnergyPark™ biorefinery). The following report was obtained…

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Malaysia: The Next Bioplastic Destination?

Malaysia is keen on valorizing its significant volume of palm tree biomass into biobased chemicals and bioplastics. Malaysia reportedly produces  around 80 million tons/year of biomass waste. DalinYebo‘s insight: We think that furfural and its many by-products could be the first (and easy) step in conditioning the biomass for the production of other bio-renewable chemicals…

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Malaysia: The Next Bioplastic Destination?

Malaysia is keen on valorizing its significant volume of palm tree biomass into biobased chemicals and bioplastics. Malaysia reportedly produces  around 80 million tons/year of biomass waste. DalinYebo‘s insight: We think that furfural and its many by-products could be the first (and easy) step in conditioning the biomass for the production of other bio-renewable chemicals…

Malaysia: The Next Bioplastic Destination? was originally published on DalinYebo.com: Bioeconomy Consultants : Innovative Minds

 

 

 

Forecasted Bioplastics Industry Growth

The global bio-plastics industry is expected to witness significant growth and reach an estimated $7.02 billion by 2018 Lucintel, one of the leading global management consulting and market research… DalinYebo‘s insight: The impact of these trends could see the furfural market grow to twice its current size. For Africa, biomass valorisation means food security and…

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Bottles From Furfural

Bioplastics BOTTLES FROM FURFURAL Bioplastics PEF (polyethylene furanoate) is an alternate to PET and bio-PET for soft drink bottles, offering enhanced functionalities. Biobased PEF (polyethylene f… DalinYebo‘s insight: As with most furfural derivatives, the chemistry is not novel: FDCA was first obtained in 1876 and is derived from furoic acid, which was first described in…

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Global demand for bioplastics will rise 19% per year to 950,000 …

According to a new study on “World Bioplastics” published by The Freedonia Group, global demand for biobased and biodegradable plastics will rise 19 percent per year to 950000 metric tons in 2017. The bioplastics industry … See on ilbioeconomista.com via Scoop.it – Biorenewable Chemicals & Plastics

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Market outlook: Industrial biotechnology moves up a gear

Although the figure is a lot less for bulk chemicals, one of the fastest-growing bio- plastics technologies is polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP) and polyvinyl chloride (PVC) from ethanol, which can be bio-based. See on http://www.icis.com via Scoop.it – Biorenewable Chemicals & Plastics

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Bioplastics are used in an increasing number of markets

Market data of European Bioplastics forecasts production capacities to grow fivefold by 2016 – to roughly 6 million tonnes.[/caption] en.european-bioplastics.org reports: New bioplastic materials, compounds and master batches are being created daily and an increasing number of production facilities are coming on-stream. The factors driving market development are both internal and external.
 External factors make…

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