Partnership to supply modified PLA products

Dai-Ichi Kogyo Seiyku Co. Ltd. of Tokyo presented heat resistant PLA compounds at WestPack trade show

The partners behind a modified polylactic acid compound said they anticipate approval from the Food and Drug Administration this month and a start of Tribio production by mid-2013.

Dai-Ichi Kogyo Seiyku Co. Ltd. of Tokyo, which developed the transparent, heat-resistant, microwavable PLA compound, said it applied for FDA approval in December.

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Tags: North American, Tribio, premium-priced, original base materials, WestPack


PlasticsNews, 2013-04-02.


Dai-Ichi Kogyo Seiyku Co. Ltd.
NatureWorks LLC
Toyota Tsusho America Inc.
US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)


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