Bio-Elastics Ripe for Adoption
Bio-materials appear to be quickly gaining traction as the push for more sustainable, eco-friendly options in manufacturing products increases. Many companies even have a sustainability platform or divisions within their companies devoted to sustainability. The latest on the scene of bio-materials is stretch elastics for diapers. BioAmber is using an interesting process to make 1,4-butanediol (read: raw material used in the creation of elastics), so click the “read more” link to see how they do it.