Solid Waste & Recycling

  • CARBIOS pioneers depolymerization enzyme

    April 9, 2020 by SWR Staff

    CLERMONT-FERRAND, France – CARBIOS, a company pioneering new bio-industrial solutions for plastics recycling, has developed a new enzyme, which can biologically depolymerize all polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plastic waste, so that it can be efficiently recycled into new bottles. By leveraging

  • French company produces infinitely recyclable PET bottles

    March 5, 2019 by SWR Staff

    Clermont-Ferrand, France – CARBIOS, a company pioneering new, bioindustrial solutions to reinvent the lifecycle of plastic and textile polymers,  has produced the first PET-bottles made with 100 per cent Purified Terephthalic Acid (rPTA), through the enzymatic biorecycling of plastic waste.