Braskem and bioplastics specialist FKuR announced that they have signed a distribution agreement for for the Brazilian petrochemical company's Green PE, with immediate effect making FKuR the official distribution partner for the bioplastic in Europe.
"This new business field is another milestone that helps make our "FKuR - plastics made by nature" strategy a reality. As a leading player in the European bioplastics market, we are happy to be part of Braskem's innovative campaign for changing resource utilization," said Dr. Edmund Dolfen, FKuR's CEO.
"Our 'Green PE' has the same technical properties as regular PE made from crude oil, but it is a unique and groundbreaking product made from natural resources. For Braskem, it was important to find a partner who has extensive knowledge in promoting bioplastic specialties in a commodity market," declared Fabio Carneiro, Renewable Chemicals Commercial Officer at Braskem....