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Corbion Purac

Arkelsedijk 46
4206 AC Gorinchem
The Netherlands

Description :
Corbion is the global market leader in lactic acid, lactic acid derivatives and lactides, and a leading company in functional blends containing enzymes, emulsifiers, minerals and vitamins.
The company delivers high performance biobased products made from renewable resources and applied in global markets such as bakery, meat, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, home and personal care, packaging, automotive, coatings and coating resins.

Corbion operates 10 production plants, in the USA, the Netherlands, Spain, Brazil and Thailand, and markets its products through a worldwide network of sales offices and distributors. In 2012, Corbion generated annual sales of €753 million and had a workforce of 1,800 employees.

Corbion Purac produces lactides from lactic acid, which our partners then convert to Poly Lactic Acid (PLA) thermoplastic resin.

Business sector
Natural food ingredients and biobased chemicals including lactide monomers for Poly Lactic Acid (PLA)

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Last update 11/09/2014
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1 product proposed by this supplier
  • Lactide (PLA monomer)

    L-Lactide and D-Lactide monomers for PLA PURALACT L® and PURALACT D® are Corbion Purac’s monomers for the bioplastics industry. Lactides are dimers of Lactic Acid and so called building blocks for polymers and the production of other chemicals.

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