Clearing up the bioplastic confusion
In clean and sterile environments there is a need for a lot of single-use consumables that contain plastic, but this poses an obvious environmental challenge. The categories of ‘green’ plastics can be confusing, but Bill Gaule from Key Plastics says clarifying the terminology of these bioplastics is vital to their increased use in industry.
It’s a bit of a cliché to say the world is changing but this has never been more true than in 2020. This year has put the spotlight on more things than a virus.