FDCA to PEF (Polyethylene Furanoate) A Production Cost Analysis
Analyses and models prepared on the basis of publicly available and non-confidential information.
Biodegradable PET (Image: advancedscientificresearch.in)
A Cradle to an End-of-Life Solution for Billions of Plastic Containers
PET Bottle (Image: Jesse Wagstaff via flickr)
PET is derived from oil: That must change!
Furfural: A Promising Platform Chemical (Abstract Image by pubs.acs.org)
Furfural chemistry is one of the oldest biomass-derived platforms for synthetic products like resins, plastics, polymers, etc.
The recent decline of crude oil prices during 2015 forward has hampered the growth of bioplastics, yet the remarkable technology achievements in biochemical building blocks of the past two decades will continue strong during this transition period. (Image: omnexus.specialchem.com).
With declining oil prices bioplastics will experience increased competition from fossil fuel based, volume plastics …