8 months D&L biodegradable plastics export gets boost from int’l certification MB |Biz
By James A. Loyola D&L Industries’ subsidiary D&L Polymers & Colours, Inc. (DLPC) expects to boost export and domestic sales of its biodegradable plastic products after receiving international certification for its compostable biopolymers. Alvin D. Lao The certification came from DIN CERTCO which is a Berlin-based organization that does conformity assessment based on various international standards. Two product lines have been certified. These are BC 9100 series used for films and straws and BC 9200 series used for cutlery and containers. With the certification, biopolymers under DLPC’s proprietary Biorez line are now recognized worldwide as compliant with the European standard ... more