Danimer Scientific Archives

Should Plastic Be Off the Hook?

A Look into Plastic Pollution from Lost Baits By Nicole VanDerSnick The vireos and wobblers are gently cooing while the croaks of southern leopard frogs reverberate across the still waters. Despite the bugs, watching the morning…

Hot Alkaline Digestion of NODAX™ PHA

Dishwasher Detergent, Steam and Poof! It is gone. by Isao Noda, MHG CSO and Senior VP of Innovation MHG’s Nodax™ PHA is produced by microbial fermentation of locally harvested vegetable oil, and it is completely biodegradable…

MHG Announces $50,000 Contribution Made to Jambeck Research Group

Biopolymer Company Contributes Funds towards Researching Marine Biodegradability – from Denise Bilbow – Bainbridge, GA – MHG announced the company is contributing $50,000 to Dr. Jenna Jambeck’s Research Group at the University of Georgia. The funds…

WFSU Radio: Tom Flanigan Visits MHG

On Friday, June 6, 2015 Tom Flanigan of NPR affiliate WFSU Radio (Florida State University) paid a visit to MHG’s Bainbridge, Georgia facility to learn about PHA bioplastics and record a news segment for his radio…

Plastics in the Waste Stream: The Macro Problem of MicroPlastics

Marine Plastic Pollution is Pervasive, Persistent, and Predatory By Nicole VanDerSnick It’s finally summertime and that means millions of people are packing up their SUVs and heading to the beach like their winged counterpart the seagull,…