Email this article from PlasticsNews.com
Georgia company commercializing algae-based 'green' plastics
BOGART, GA. (Aug. 9, 1:15 p.m. ET) — Algix LLC is using algae to make green plastics. Literally. The company focuses on developing and commercializing the cultivation of aquatic biomass for use as a bioresin feedstock, and on developing the bioplastics for use in industrial, retail and commercial applications. The company still has some bugs to work out. The plastic is opaque — it ranges in color from black to dark green — and has a slight odor.
More Events > Upcoming Events
A. Schulman sues former Citadel owners claiming 'fraudulent business practices'
NEWS Wednesday, June 29
UK plastics firms merger creates Omega Group
NEWS Monday, November 23
Plastics News Now: Iowa molder honored for hiring program
MULTIMEDIA01 Thursday, June 30
We need to find real solutions
BLOG01 Thursday, June 30
Obituary: Stanley Gault, former Rubbermaid CEO
NEWS Thursday, June 30