Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) to Terminate Biodegradable Plastic Production and Sales

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22 Nov 2016 14:56 Valerie Rose

CHEMMONITOR.COM – Japanese petrochemical producer Showa Denko K.K. (SDK) will stop the production of Bionolle biodegradable polyester resin by late December 2016. Bionolle sales will be terminated in December 2017.

SDK decided to cease Bionolle production and sales after its biodegradable plastics business had been adversely affected by the delayed adoption of environmental regulations.

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