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Press Releases

Sep 22, 2020

NatureWorks announces additional lactide monomer purification technology to expand the availability of Ingeo biopolymer from Blair facility

The manufacturing upgrades increase NatureWorks' responsiveness to rapidly evolving market dynamics and high demand for Ingeo™️ (PLA) biomaterials.
Apr 22, 2020

NatureWorks partners with Nonwovens Institute to support production of 10 million N95 masks for healthcare workers fighting COVID-19

NatureWorks has donated the Ingeo™️ biopolymer needed to produce as many as 2 million reusable N95 masks per week from a new spunbond nonwoven structure.
Sep 22, 2020

เนเชอร์เวิร์คส์ ประกาศเพิ่มเทคโนโลยีการทำให้บริสุทธิ์ในสารตั้งต้นแลคไทด์ เพื่อเพิ่มประสิทธิภาพการผลิตเม็ดพลาสติกชีวภาพ Ingeo จากโรงงานที่เมืองแบลร์

การปรับปรุงการผลิตจะช่วยให้เนเชอร์เวิร์คส์ตอบสนองต่อพลวัตของตลาดที่เปลี่ยนแปลงอย่างรวดเร็ว และความต้องการใช้พลาสติกชีวภาพ Ingeo ™️ (PLA) ที่มีเพิ่มมากขึ้น
Sep 22, 2020

NatureWorks公司宣布提升丙交酯单体的纯化工艺 以扩大其布莱尔工厂Ingeo生物聚合物的可供量

生产工艺的升级让NatureWorks公司针对不断变化的市场动态做出快速反应 以应对高需求的Ingeo™(聚乳酸)生物材料
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Ingeo Newsletter

Ingeo News: March 2021

Designing compostable coffee capsules with Ingeo, including a HOW TO 2-step thermoforming demonstration, Deutsche Welle's Planet A asks: Are bioplastics REALLY better for the planet?, SET wins Large Scale Compost Manufacturer of the Year, & more.

Ingeo News: February 2021

Non-Persistent Polymers in a Circular Economy, NatureWorks on WHYY, New Commercial Composting in Atlanta, Great Coffee without Compromise for EU Market, partner updates, and more.
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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

Zurich Classic

April 19-25, 2021
New Orleans, LA

NatureWorks is a proud Official Sponsor of the Zurich Classic, an official stop on the PGA tour.

How Compostable Single-Serve Pods & Consumer-Driven Sustainability Trends are Influencing Roasters in the Post-Covid-19 Era - NCA webinar

April 21-21, 2021

Join NatureWorks' Flavio Di Marcotullio as he presents his webinar on the ways in which COVID-19 has changed the way consumers get their daily caffeine intake and the benefits of a completely compostable pod. This is a National Coffee Association webinar event. 

Mega Live Expo3Dbr

May 01-01, 2021

NatureWorks' Dan Sawyer will present at this event.

Rethinking Materials

May 19-20, 2021
Virtual Summit

NatureWorks' President and CEO, Rich Altice, will speak on the panel, "Moving the Needle: Integrating Bio-Based Materials into Existing Supply Chains." NatureWorks is a Gold Sponsor of this summit.

ACS Great Lakes Regional Meeting

June 06-09, 2021
Virtual Meeting

NatureWorks' Joshua Weed will speak at this virtual event.

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North & Latin America:

Steve Sterling

Asia Pacific:

Pauline Ning


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