Category Archives: PLA

Purac Plans Major PLA Development

Purac is targeting major expansion in its capacity to make mass market PLA-based bioplastics. Purac is now building a $58.5 million lactides manufacturing plant in Thailand to produce [..]

Asia, Europe, Injection Molding, PLA

Panasonic, Teijin Ramp Up Heat-Resistant PLA

Panasonic Electric Works is now marketing what it call a “highly heat resistant” polylactide (PLA) molding compound composed  80% of plant-based renewable feedstock. The new bioplastic product was [..]

Asia, Consumer Goods, Electronics, Injection Molding, PLA