IHS Chemical Week
HomeWhite PapersStatistics/DataCalendarSearch

Sustainability :: Green Innovation of the Month

Roquette Develops Low-Toxicity Bio Alternatives to Phthalates, Bisphenol A

4:19 AM MST | November 26, 2010 | Alex Scott in Basel

Roquette (Lestrem, France), the world’s fourth largest producer of starch, says it plans to start producing commercial volumes of a range of bioplasticisers and biopolymers including alternatives to petrochemically-derived bisphenol A (BPA) and phthalates. Franck Thumerel, business development and marketing manager with Roquette Freres (Lestrem, France) disclosed the plans at an innovation collaboration event hosted by Huntsman in Basel earlier this week.   Roquette is developing a range of processes to produce derivatives of isosorbide, which can be...

Already an IHS Chemical Week member?
Login here


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.


Free Sustainability Offer Click here for 6 months access to the lates news, data and statistics on sustainability.  PLUS all the news and analysis from the Chemical Week editorial team updated everyday on IHS Chemical Week

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa