The main objective of VEGE-PACK is to develop compostable packaging based on films and nets with antimicrobial, antifungal and / or anti-germination properties, by including in the biopolymer matrix the functional additives obtained from the fractions of interest of the by-products of the pepper, the custard apple and/or avocado.
Development of a biomaterial based on biodegradable polymers, polyhydroxyalkanoates (PHA), at a low cost through the use of low value raw material from whey from a dairy industry and sludge from urban sewage plants.
Development of flexible technologies for the additive manufacturing of components with high requirements based on continuous fiber thermoplastic composites.
Manufacture of biodegradable and compostable nets from plant waste. Interconecta State Project.
Manufacture of biodegradable and compostable nets using a conventional one-step extrusion process
Development of extruded mesh for packaging citrus, potatoes, onions, garlic or seafood. Biodegradable and compostable mesh.
Development of components for outdoor paving, decorative pieces for automotive interiors and packaging for food, in a plastic composite material reinforced with wood fibers and finishes.