Tag: Showa Denko

Philippines plastic manufacture goes bio with starch-based biodegradable plastics

Philippines plastic manufacture goes bio with starch-based biodegradable plastics

March 21, 2019 |

In the Philippines, D&L Industries, a food and plastic input manufacturer, has launched a new product in partnership with Japanese firm Showa Denko as an alternative to the conventional plastic bag. The new product is the Bionolle Starcla, an environmentally-friendly bag made from 100% plant-based materials. Bionolle Starcla is a starch-based biopolymer that can be […]

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Showa Denko picks Myriant as global supplier of biosuccinic acid

Showa Denko picks Myriant as global supplier of biosuccinic acid

February 7, 2012 |

In Japan, Showa Denko K.K has chosen Myriant as its global supplier of biosuccinic acid. Under the terms of the supply agreement, SDK will utilize Myriant’s biosuccinic acid for the production of high-performance biodegradable polybutylene succinate, or PBS, a key polymer used in the production of bioplastics.  SDK produces PBS that they invented under the […]

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