Iowa State wins grant for new bioplastics center

CB2 - Collaboration between Iowa State and UMass Lowell to research on bioplastics and biocomposites

A new center that will research bioplastics and biocomposites is getting a boost from a planning grant from the National Science Foundation.

NSF is giving start-up funding to the Biopolymers and Biocomposites Research Team at Iowa State University. The proposed center will be collaboration between Iowa State and the UMass Lowell’s department of plastics engineering.

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Tags: U.S. plastics industry, biobased, sustainable materials, synthesis, analysis


Plastics News, 2013-02-21.


Iowa State University
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