What Makes a Sustainable Biomaterial?

Date: 3 Feb 2011 | posted in: biomaterials, Waste to Wealth | 0 Facebooktwitterredditmail

Presented at the Bioplastics: Reshaping an Industry Conference
Las Vegas
February 3, 2011

Biobased content is a single attribute and by itself does not indicate sustainability.  This presentation defines sustainable biomaterials from field and forest, through production, to end of life and discusses specific market-based tools to spur demand for environmentally preferable biobased products.