Ashland to distribute Cereplast bioplastics resins

25 May 2010 14:29  [Source: ICIS news]

TORONTO (ICIS news)--Ashland Distribution will distribute Cereplast’s bioplastics resins to converters and producers in North America under an agreement announced on Tuesday, US-based Cereplast said.

The bio-based plastics producer said in a statement that, under the deal, Ashland would distribute Cereplast Compostables and Cereplast Hybrids Resins to converters and manufacturers throughout the US, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico.

Financial terms or volumes were not disclosed.

"Our agreement with Cereplast enables us to address growing consumer and industrial demand for environmentally friendly plastic products,” said Michael Gilbert, vice president of plastics for Ashland Distribution.

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