ADM adds BPA replacement to product line


Archer Daniels Midland Co. has begun offering isosorbide -- an industrial ingredient made from corn that is a potential alternative to bisphenol A -- in its Evolution Chemicals product line.

Decatur-based ADM said it is the first company in North America to offer renewable isosorbide on a commercial scale.

ADM said isosorbide can be used in polyesters for inks, toners, powder coatings, packaging and durable goods; polyurethanes for foams and coatings; polycarbonates for durable...
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