“Someone must have thought of it before”
People have been searching for alternatives to plastic ever since they learned how damaging it can be. There are thousands of developed and under development technologies that are targeted towards plastic replacement. However, we needed a solution that was not only bio-based, biodegradable and biocompatible but also shares the properties of plastic and could be processed in conventional machinery. PHA possesses all those qualities and much more but it comes with its own set of complications. So, we began addressing those challenges.