Bioplastic, Press Release

Penford Introduces biopolymers in Paper Coatings

Penford Products, a division of Penford Corporation has launched Pen-cote PR, a new biopolymer product line made to replace protein in paper coatings.  Pen-cote PR, available in both dry and liquid form, was developed using Penford’s proprietary PenFlex™ technology, which produces high performance, cost effective biomaterials.


About Doris de Guzman

Will Green Chemistry save the world or is it hype? Doris de Guzman examines alternative processing, new technology, R&D and other sustainability initiatives aimed at preventing pollution; replacing ingredients; and using renewable feedstocks in Green Chemistry. She has been covering the oleochemicals market for 15 years and spread her beat to inorganics, biofuels and green chemistry.


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