News & Events

Press Releases

May 16, 2018

Flo Presents Gea, a New Generation of Coffee Capsules Developed with NatureWorks

The new capsule is the first in the world that combines compostability, oxygen barrier, and an improved taste and aroma experience for the consumer.
May 03, 2018

Registration Now Open for the 6th Innovation Takes Root - The NatureWorks Advanced Biomaterials Forum

Leading consumer products companies Unilever and Danone as well as international thought leaders representing the Ellen MacArthur Foundation will be speaking at the upcoming conference.
May 03, 2018

NatureWorks Showcases at NPE 2018 Naturally Advanced Biomaterials that Drive Product and Manufacturing Innovations Across Dozens of Industries

A first-of-its-kind refrigerator liner will be on display, showing how biomaterial barrier properties can increase the energy efficiency of refrigerators by 7-15 percent annually over the life of the appliance. (NatureWorks NPE 2018 Booth # S28147)
Apr 24, 2018

NatureWorks Names Richard Altice New President and CEO

NatureWorks’ board of directors named Richard Altice as the company’s new President and Chief Executive Officer, replacing Marc Verbruggen, who led the company from 2008 to his retirement in 2017. Altice joins company as it continues market-leading growth and innovation.
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Ingeo Newsletter

Ingeo News: Volume 12, Issue 1

New durable formulations, 3D printing suppliers guide & preferred foodservice suppliers highlighted at NPE 2015.

Ingeo News: Volume 11, Issue 1

DOE grant awarded, new eco-profile & the lastest innovations from our partners.
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Ingeo Foodservice Insider

North America: Issue 5

New platform for high-heat compostable serviceware & 3M Supplier of the Year

North America: Issue 4

Join us at Innovation Takes Root this March

North America: Issue 3

New 2015 Ingeo eco-profile now published, announcing partnership with the Green Sports Alliance.
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Upcoming Events

5th PLA World Congress

May 29-30, 2018
Munich, Germany

Don't miss the NatureWorks presentation on May 29th: "Innovation Meets Circular Economy" presented by Stefano Cavallo, Business Development Leader - Performance Packaging. 

5th PLA World Congress 

UTECH Europe

May 29-31, 2018
Maastricht, Netherlands

The leading international exhibition and conference for the global polyurethanes industry. Don't miss NatureWorks' presentation on May 30th, "Natural, bio-based lactide polyester polyols as useful reactive intermediates for urethane adhesives and coatings" by Bill Coggio.

Program Agenda

UTECH Europe

SPC Bioplastics Converge

June 19-20, 2018
Chicago, IL

Come hear Flavio Di Marcotullio, Performance Packaging, Business Development Manager, talk on how combining new Ingeo grades, specialized processing, and the proper use of additives delivers the barrier, shelf-life, heat resistance, and puncture properties consistent with incumbent materials while enabling new opportunities for improved taste in brewing.

Biobased Coatings Europe 2018

June 20-21, 2018
Antwerp, Belgium

Don't miss NatureWorks' Brian Glasbrenner, Business and Market Development Manager, speaking at this conference dedicated to the industry's latest policy evaluations, developments within the coatings industry, and future forecasts on supply and demand of the key world markets.

Green Sports Alliance Summit

June 26-27, 2018
Atlanta, GA

Join NatureWorks as the premier sponsor at the summit to learn about opportunities to enable zero waste at stadiums and venues.

Green Sports Alliance Summit

September 10-12, 2018
San Diego, CA

The NatureWorks Biomaterials Forum

Innovation Takes Root (ITR) brings together passionate thought leaders, entrepreneurs, inventors, marketers, and business leaders from around the world for a full-scale immersion into rethinking and remaking products as together we lead the industry into the renewable age.

Come to connect, to learn, and to be inspired.

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Contact Our Media Representatives

North & Latin America:

Steve Sterling

Asia Pacific:

Pauline Ning


Steve Sterling
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