EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. (Aug. 28, 11:30 a.m. ET) — Bioplastics maker Cereplast Inc. has opened a corporate office in Hyderabad, India, to serve customers in South Asia.
The office will focus on technical support, marketing and business development.
Frederic Scheer, chairman and CEO of the El Segundo-based company, said in a news release that Indian consumers are among the most “green” in the world.
“This is a market with a rapidly growing demand for bioplastic alternatives to conventional plastics, and we are poised to take advantage of this opportunity,” he said.