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Bio-on teams with Spanish coop to potentially develop first bio-PHA in Spain

Bio-on teams with Spanish coop to potentially develop first bio-PHA in Spain

December 17, 2018 |

In Italy, Bio-on and Sociedad Cooperativa General Agropecuaria have signed an agreement to begin a technical collaboration, the first in Spain, to study and evaluate the opportunity to exploit at industrial scale the Bio-on technologies for the production of PHA bioplastics from sugar beets processing co- and by-products. The two companies will start working together […]

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Bio-on teams up with Hera to produce PHA from captured CO2 and waste feedstocks

Bio-on teams up with Hera to produce PHA from captured CO2 and waste feedstocks

December 10, 2018 |

In Italy, Bio-on and Gruppo Hera have reached an agreement to take 90% and 10% shares respectively (with the possibility of Hera increasing its share to 49.9%) in LUX-ON, the new company founded by Bio-on aiming to revolutionize the production of PHAs biopolymers using CO2 captured from the atmosphere and producing energy without using fossil […]

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Bio-on and Greenergy team up for PHA plant in the UK from glycerol

Bio-on and Greenergy team up for PHA plant in the UK from glycerol

March 16, 2017 |

In Italy, Bio-on and Greenergy International Limited have signed an agreement to begin a technical collaboration, the first in the United Kingdom, to look at the possibility of producing PHAs bioplastic from Glycerol, a biodiesel production co-product. The two companies will work together to establish the feasibility of building in the United Kingdom a 5,000 […]

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Bio-on and Sadam team up to develop competitive, sustainable levulinic acid from beet waste

Bio-on and Sadam team up to develop competitive, sustainable levulinic acid from beet waste

March 2, 2017 |

In Italy, a team of two companies, Bio-on and Sadam Group, has begun working on a project to develop innovative industrial processes, at competitive cost and with low environmental impact, to produce levulinic acid, a key element of the sustainable chemical industry of the future. To anticipate the growing demand and exploit a competitive advantage, […]

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bio-on, FLOS launch lamp made made with water-biodegradable PHAs

bio-on, FLOS launch lamp made made with water-biodegradable PHAs

April 30, 2012 |

In Italy, bio-on and FLOS have presented the world’s first product made with PHAs, the 100% naturally water-biodegradable bioplastic: a Miss Sissi lamp designed in 1991 by Philippe Starck and now an icon in lighting design.  Rather than the traditional polycarbonate plastic, this lamp was made with bio-on’s PHA biopolymer sourced from sugar beet and […]

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