14 März 2013

Laurel Biocomposite ramps up phase one production

Start of production of bio-RES PE expected to be in April 2013

In Nebraska, Laurel BioComposite announced it has completed construction of its new 12,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility and is ramping up phase one production for Bio-Res PE.

The bio-material is a high-performance, cost-effective replacement for traditional petroleum-based resins in a variety of manufacturing processes for plastics. Laurel BioComposite is taking delivery of equipment that includes an ENTEK E-Max 53mm twin screw extruder and an Amtek Microwave system to support phase one production expected to start in April 2013.

… Full text: www.biofuelsdigest.com/bdigest/2013/03/14/laure-biocomposite-ramps-up-phase-one-production/

Tags: pellet, polyethylene, polypropylene, polylactic acid, polyhydroxyalkanoates matrices, resin, thermoplastics, agriculture, automotive

Source: BiofuelsDigest, 2013-03-14.


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