Novamont Awarded Friend of the Environment Innovation Prize 2010
Legambiente, Rome, Italy, has honored Novamont’s first industrial clingfilm for foodstuffs by giving it the Friend of the Environment Innovation Award 2010. This national award recognizes technological and management innovation in products, processes, services and systems that have been implemented or are at an advanced production stage, which have contributed to significant improvements in the area of environmental sustainability and which are characterized by their originality and their potential for development, with particular regard to regional specificity.
Showcased at K2010, the second generation clingfilm made of Mater-Bi is biodegradable and compostable and contains raw materials from renewable resources.
The stretchy clingfilm can be used for any kind of foodstuffs, even food that has a high fat content (oils, sauces, butter, etc.) or that is acidic. After use it can be disposed of as organic waste as it has been certified as compostable in accordance with standard EN13432 and is compatible with various kinds of composting plant technology.
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