Bioplastics and Biochemicals
Novamont is a leading company in the sector of bioplastics and biochemicals obtained through the integration of chemistry, environment and agriculture. It promotes a new model of bioeconomy in the logic of the circular economy, not only based on efficiency and sustainable use of renewable resources, but also as a factor for territorial regeneration.
Novamont’s development model starts from local areas and creates integrated biorefineries by converting uncompetitive industrial sites, respecting the specific characteristics and biodiversity of the territories, in partnership with all the stakeholders in the value chain.
MATER-BI is a range of bio-based plastics produced by Novamont, which are biodegradable and compostable. They are obtained by patented technologies in the field of processing starches, vegetable oils and combinations thereof. Developed by Novamont research to provide solutions for specific environmental problems and to help promote sustainable behaviour.