Remy Jongboom

If bioplastics are the answer, what is the question?


Bioplastics have been subject of research for more than 20 years, but are becoming these days a serious alternative in the market. In the presentation an overview will be given on materials and products in the market, legislation and key drivers for successful implementation of these materials.
A few words about our speaker:

Remy Jongboom has had his education in polymer engineering at the Eindhoven University of Technology. After this he worked for almost 10 years in R&D at ATO-DLO in Wageningen. For 5 years he was managing director of a bioplastic and modified starch producing company. In April 2005 he founded his own company (Biopearls), which is developing bioplastics for numerous applications. Remy Jongboom has been one of the founders of BCPN and has been chairman of this association for 4 years. Since beginning 2007 he is a visiting research fellow at the Eindhoven University of Technology.

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