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Basf has chosen Arcoplex as italian distributor of bioplastics.

5 November 2014

BASF, world leader in chemicals, after a complex selection process has selected Arcoplex Trading S.p.A. as its distributor in Italy of ecovio®, biodegradable and compostable plastic with content from renewable sources.

This important task given to Arcoplex represents a news in Europe where BASF, until now, has always sold ecovio® directly to transformers.

Arcoplex Group lays the foundations for a strong role in the  green economy, with attention to the enviromental sustainability, aware of the great changes that bioplastics will bring into chemicals and in everyday life.

Arcoplex products portfolio grows and goes to the highest segment of the market.

The wide range of prime thermoplastic resins that Arcoplex offers to the italian industry since 1958 grows and looks to the future.

ecovio® by BASF is versatile bioplastic, compostable certified following the international standards, such as UNI EN 13432, that at life end can be sent to the industrial composting plants.

ecovio® best known applications are the bags for the organic waste and shoppers, with similar performance to the traditional plastic bags together with a certified compostability.

ecovio®, answer to the standards given by the  european rule regardind food contact and it can find many applications in the compostable packaging market.

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