3D printing: circular plastics in a new plastics economy – Presented by Christiaan Bolck, Wageningen Food and Biobased Research

3D printing: circular plastics in a new plastics economy – Presented by Christiaan Bolck, Wageningen Food and Biobased Research at the 3D Printing Materials Conference which will take place on 2 February 2017 at Brightlands Chemelot Campus in Sittard-Geleen, The Netherlands.

keywords: bioplastics, use of food waste, local economy, recycling, plastic loop, non-toxic in house production, improve functionality, widen scope of applications

About Christiaan Bolck
Christiaan Bolck, has 15 years of experience in product and market development regarding materials and products from biobased resources. He is currently responsible for the research and development activities in the field of biobased materials, such as bioplastics, biomedical materials, paper & board, and building materials. He is director of the Biobased Performance Materials programme.

About Wageningen Food and Biobased Research
We develop insights and technologies that support companies and governments in creating innovative solutions for a healthier, more sustainable and prosperous world. We partner in the creation and production of healthy and tasty foods, of truly-sustainable food chains, and in developing chemicals and materials that use biomass instead of fossil resources. Our in-depth knowledge of the entire chain, from raw materials through processing to end product, drives our approach.