Corbion expands its production of PLA bioplastics in Thailand

Tierk de Ruiter, Ceo Corbion
Tjerk de Ruiter, Ceo Corbion

Dutch biochemical company Corbion is building its new PLA bioplastics polymerization plant at the existing Corbion site in Rayong, Thailand. Upon completion in 2018, it will be able to produce the complete Luminy® portfolio of PLA neat resins: from standard PLA to innovative, high heat resistant PLA.

Continue reading

Corbion completed the pre-engineering for a PLA polymerization plant in Thailand

image
Tjerk de Ruiter, CEO of Corbion. Copyright Corbion

Corbion, the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives and lactides, yesterday announced it has completed the pre-engineering for a PLA polymerization plant and is entering the basic-engineering phase. Following strong customer interest in PLA, Corbion commenced with pre-engineering in 2015.

Continue reading