Trends & News

ESG Practices

Companies from all sectors of the economy are increasingly committing to put Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) criteria in the core of their decision-making process. Environmental criteria relates to how the company performs in respect to the planet and nature.

Wood Smoke Chips

For quite a while, wood chips have been viewed with a somewhat critical eye for several reasons: first and foremost, they are often not residues from woodworking activities but chopped trees. While still a natural material, this involves resource-intensive forestry, which is not necessarily ecological.

Effect Olive Stone Powder Properties Plant Protein-Based Bioplastic Films Used as Degradable Packaging Materials

While plant-based alternatives to petrochemical plastics are an attractive option, plant protein-based bioplastics present their own challenges. Specifically, many plant-protein bioplastic studies are targeted toward biodegradable food packaging materials...

While the replacement of synthetic microbeads is in full swing – especially in the personal care industry – natural alternatives have posed certain challenges for R&D professionals.

After a series of tests and industrial trials, the team proudly presents a new line of functional powders:

In recent years, the food ingredients market has undergone quite a transformation.

Bio-Additives Composite Materials

The debate about replacing plastics has not only deeply affected consumer items, but also advanced material science.

Sustainable Materials Road Construction

Road construction is an ever growing business in most places of the world.

Industry responds to consumer demand for sustainable and healthy ingredients

Environmentally friendly plastic – is that possible?

Incredibly versatile raw organic materials for various industries

Why olive by-products work well as APIs

Beauty brands are responding to shifting consumer trends