Archive for March, 2017

25 years of bioplastics degradation testing – A journey

Friday, March 10th, 2017

OWS (Organic Waste Systems) is one of the world’s leading experts in biodegradability, compostability and ecotoxicity testing of different types of materials, including bioplastics. The Belgium-based company, with some 80 employees and various laboratories, is housed in a beautifully restored building in the old harbour of Gent. The journey started in 1990 – right around the time when the first bioplastics entered the market.

 

The full article was published in Bioplastics Magazine volume 01/2017 and can be downloaded here.

About OWS

About OWS

OWS is a world leading company in the construction and operation of anaerobic digestion plants, in the biodegradability and compostability testing of products and materials, and in waste management consultancy.