International Sugar Journal

LG Chem and Neste partner to produce biobased synthetic resins [Full subscriber]

Finland based biodiesel and aviation fuel producer Neste, Oyj is partnering with the South Korean chemical giant LG Chem to produce biopolymers and biochemicals for both the South Korean and global market.

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Producing polycarbonate from limonene and CO2, free from bisphonel-A [Registered]

Researchers from the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ) based in Barcelona have developed an eco-friendly process for producing polycarbonate from a combination of limonene and CO2 to replace the potentially toxic bisphenol-A (BPA), a primary ingredient of polycarbonate (and a potential carcinogen).

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