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Thailand to ban single-use plastics from national parks

Thailand to ban single-use plastics from national parks

The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment of Thailand bans single-use plastics from national parks for the conservation of natural resources. The ...
Scotland’s ban on single use plastics

Scotland’s ban on single use plastics

From 1 June 2022, it will be unlawful to manufacture or supply some single use plastic items in the course of business. We take a further look at what this ...
Disappearing plastic bags: Vancouver to join other B.C. cities banning them in 2022

Disappearing plastic bags: Vancouver to join other B.C. cities banning them in 2022

Vancouver is set to ban single-use plastic bags starting in 2022 and join nine other cities in B.C. with similar bans Shoppers will have no choice but to change their ...
Lotte to develop seawater-degradable PHA-material

Lotte to develop seawater-degradable PHA-material

Lotte Chemical aims to complete the development of petrochemical-based PHA production technology and commercialize it by 2023.  South Korea’s Lotte Chemical Corp. (Seoul) plans to develop a decomposable bioplastic material ...
South Korea annouced a detailed plan to reduce plastic waste and increase the use of bioplastics by 2050

South Korea annouced a detailed plan to reduce plastic waste and increase the use of bioplastics by 2050

South Korea’s The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy and the Ministry of Environment announced a plan on Dec. 30 to increase the use of mixed plastics and bioplastics and ...
An Phat Holdings to be honored with Vietnam Gold Star Award

An Phat Holdings to be honored with Vietnam Gold Star Award

On 14th February 2022, the Organizing Board of the Vietnam Gold Star Award announced that An Phat Holdings had won this prestigious award granted by the Vietnam Youth Federation Central ...
An Phat Holdings officially organized Ground Breaking Ceremony for the largest green materials factory in Southeast Asia

An Phat Holdings officially organized Ground Breaking Ceremony for the largest green materials factory in Southeast Asia

Today, An Phat Holdings officially organized Ground Breaking Ceremony for PBAT Compostable Resin Plant. A The Ceremony was attended by Mr. Vuong Dinh Hue –  Chairman of National, Head of ...
Global bioplastics production will more than triple within the next five years

Global bioplastics production will more than triple within the next five years

At the 16th EUBP Conference, taking place on 30 November and 1 December in Berlin, European Bioplastics presented a very positive outlook for the global bioplastics industry. Production is set ...