As Plastic Regulations and Bans Increase, Market Value for Biodegradable Polymers Exceeds $1 Billion and Will Rise Sharply by 2023, IHS Markit Says

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 26, 2018--Led by Western Europe, increasing regulations and bans against plastic bags and other single-use plastic items such as drinking straws is driving growing demand...

Technavio: Global Bioplastics and Biopolymers Market Report - Market Forecast and Analysis Through 2022

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 16, 2018--The report has been added to Technavio’s . According to Technavio’s market research analysts, the market is expected to grow at a CAGR of around 13% during the ...

American Airlines says it's getting rid of plastic straws

American Airlines says it will stop using plastic straws and drink stirs and replace them with biodegradable alternatives. American said Tuesday that starting this month in its airpo...

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___ How China could hurt US once it ran out of imports to tax BEIJING (AP) — In his trade war with China, President Donald Trump wields one seeming advantage: The U...

Taiwanese entrepreneurs patent sugarcane straws

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A group of Taiwanese entrepreneurs have patented the design for straws made from sugarcane, as the first stage of a Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) ban on&nb...

New Radiotherapy Prostate Cancer Treatment, SpaceOAR® Hydrogel, Now Available in Japan

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 2, 2018--Augmenix K.K. announces that SpaceOAR hydrogel, a soft, implanted absorbable gel spacer is now available to all prostate cancer radiotherapy patients in Japan thro...

Global Writing and Marking Instruments Market 2018-2022| Demand for Eco-friendly Products to Boost Growth| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 27, 2018--The global writing and marking instruments market is expected to reach USD 24 billion by 2022, according to the latest market research report by . ...

Taiwan to ban personal care items with plastic microbeads from July

The production and import of personal care products containing plastic microbeads will be banned nationwide effective July 1, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said Tuesday. The ban...

British con artist retracts fake apology, restarts videos of Taiwanese women, breaks law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A mere two days after issuing a fake video apology, a British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of T...

Analyzing the Market Conditions for a Leading Organic Fertilizer Manufacturer | Infiniti Research

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--Infiniti Research, a global market and customer intelligence solutions provider, has announced the completion of their new market entry advisory study on the org...

Premium Meat Delivery Service ButcherBox Signs Partnership with Vericool as Sustainable Packaging Partner

LIVERMORE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2018--Today, Vericool, makers of the only high-performing compostable insulation and recyclable thermal packaging, announced a $10M packaging partnership wi...

Rising Hygiene Awareness Drives the Global Hygiene Adhesives Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of close to 9% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest report. This pr...

Key Insights Into the Global Biodegradable Mulch Films Market Through 2022 | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 29, 2018-- projects the to post a CAGR of close to 8% during the forecast period. The increased demand for fruits and vegetables is a key driver, which is expected to pos...

Additive Masterbatch - Growing Demand for Biodegradable Resins is an Emerging Trend in the Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 28, 2018--’s latest market research report on the provides an analysis of the most important trends expected to impact the market outlook from 2018-2022. ...

Sustainable Nature of Biopolymer Films to Drive the Market| Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 18, 2018-- market research analysts forecast the to grow at a CAGR of close to 7% during the period 2018-2022, according to their latest report. This pr...