PoliKompleks, a Russian industrial biotechnology company, plans to invest around 1,2 billion rubles, 30 million euros, to construct a bioplastics production complex in Russia’s far western enclave of Kaliningrad. To say it is Nikolai Tsukanov, governor of the Kaliningrad Region.
PoliKompleks has reached agreement to establish plants for products based on lactic acid and polylactides (PLA) for the manufacture of some 50,000 tpa of biocomposites.
Tags: Bio-2020, grain, lignocellulose, algae, waste, platform chemicals, bioplastics, biomaterials, biocatalysis, transgenic plants
Source: Il Bioeconomista, 2013-04-27.