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Research & Development


November 19, 2009 News

Coca-Cola unveils new bio-based “PlantBottle”

by Canadian Plastics

The Coca-Cola Company has become the latest firm to step up its interest in the field of bioplastics, with t…

November 9, 2009 News

European study forecasts big potential for bio-based plastics

by Canadian Plastics

The production capacity of bio-based plastics is projected to increase from 360,000 tons in 2007 to about 2….

October 12, 2009 News

Incoe, Beaumont Technologies will sell each other’s products

by Canadian Plastics

Incoe Corporation and Beaumont Technologies, Inc. (BTI) have entered into an agreement that will allow ea…

September 14, 2009 News

Ontario BioAuto Council conference set for Sept. 24

by Canadian Plastics

The Ontario BioAuto Council is holding its annual general meeting and conference on Thursday, September 24, in…

September 14, 2009 News

People Progress… (September 14, 2009)

by Canadian Plastics

Calgary, Alta-based Nova Chemicals has announced that Christopher D. (Chris) Pappas, president and CEO of th…

August 17, 2009 News

Research in Motion named world’s fastest-growing company

by Canadian Plastics

American business magazine Fortune has named Waterloo, Ont.-based BlackBerry-maker Research in Motion (RIM) th…

August 17, 2009 News

Ontario BioAuto Council adds new members

by Canadian Plastics

The Ontario BioAuto Council – an industry-led, not-for-profit organization linking Ontario’s agric…

August 10, 2009 News

Canadian researchers turn potato starch into bioplastics

by Canadian Plastics

Canadian plastics processors looking to cash in on the ever-increasing demand among consumers for “green…

August 10, 2009 News

EcoSmartPlastics: All-natural packager comes to Canada

by Canadian Plastics

Nothing says summer in Canada like mosquitoes and other nuisance insects. But they’d better beware: a …

August 3, 2009 News

Canadians enter green plastics controversy

by Canadian Plastics

There’s a debate raging about the best way to dispose of waste plastics when recycling isn’t an op…