Meet CB2 at the summit for Translating Bio-based Materials Research to Industry hosted by the Center for Sustainable Materials Science (CSMS) on February 25-26, 2019 at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota. View agenda here.
This is an 1.5-hour webinar partnered with UIDP introducing what research our center is focusing on.
Dr. David Grewell presents at the 5th PLA World Congress on May 29-30, 2018 in Munich, Germany.
Meet CB2 at NPE 2018 on May 7-11, 2018 in Orlando, Florida.
Dr. David Grewell Presents at 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics
Dr. David Grewell presents at the 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics on October 19-21, 2017 in San Francisco, CA.
Meet CB2 at Global Plastics Summit on October 11-13, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.
Bioplastic Feedstock Alliance on the Bioeconomy: Sustainability, the Bioeconomy and the Circular Economy
The Bioplastics Feedstock Alliance explains how the Biosphere and Technosphere are related and the importance of sustainability for the future. Read More »
CB2 Exhibits at World's Biggest Plastics Trade Fair
CB2 traveled to Dusseldorf, Germany to exhibit at the K-show 2016, the world's largest trade fair for the plastics and rubber industry. The center focused on recruiting new industry members and promoting Iowa's bioeconomy. David Grewell, CB2 director; Michael Kessler, CB2 site director at Washington State University; Jake Behrens, an agricultural biosystems engineering (ABE) research associate; and Mark Laurenzo, business development manager with the Iowa Economic Development Authority, staffed the booth.
Dr. David Grewell is an invited speaker at the UIDP Academy: Consortia Workshop on October 4-5, 2016 in Atlanta, GA. More »
Dr. David Grewell will be a Speaker at the 3rd International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics (Biopolymer and Bioplastics 2016) in San Antonio, USA on September 12-14, 2016. The theme is "Advancements and Frontiers in Bioworld Innovation: Bioploymers - Bioplastics." More »
Speakers include Director of Iowa Economic Development Authority (Debi Durham), Executive Director of Iowa's Cultivation Corridor (Brent Willett), and VP for Economic Development and Business Engagement at Iowa State Universiy (Mike Crum). More »
Dr. David Grewell will be a Session Keynote Speaker at the International Symposium on Bioplastics, Biocomposites, and Biorefining (ISBBB) Conference May 31 - June 3, 2016. More »
Dr. David Grewell will present 'Sustainable Plastics and the Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites' on May 23, 2016 at the ANTEC conference. More »
Dr. David Grewell will present CB2 Project on "Interfacial Healing of PLA" at the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Bioplastics Conference on April 19-21, 2016. More »
Dr. David Grewell will present "Biobased Adhesives and Coatings" at the American Coatings Show on April 11-14, 2016. More »
Dr. David Grewell will present at the Partnering for Growth's Biotech Innovation Showcase & Forum on March 31, 2016. More »
Washington State University’s Pullman campus will play host to the bioplastics industry Nov. 16-18, 2015. More »
A new injection molding machine will increase production capacity and prototyping capabilities of the Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites at Iowa State University. More »
The National Science Foundation Industry & University Cooperative Research Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites has announced a call for proposals for research projects to begin in 2016. View Details »
The next CB2 Industry Advisory Board Meeting will be held November 16-18, 2015 at the Paccar Environmental Technology Building (PETB) on the Washington State University Pullman campus. More information will be available later.
The Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites (CB2) injection molded over 5,000 biobased plant containers while exhibiting at the NPE2015 International Plastics Showcase held March 23-27 in Orlando, Fla. Nearly half of the containers made at NPE were given away to attendees. More »
The next CB2 Industry Advisory Board Meeting will be held May 20 from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m. through May 21 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Baltimore-Inner Harbor, Baltimore, Maryland. For hotel reservations: www.innerharborhi.com or (410) 685-3500. Download Agenda »
View a daily breakdown of CB2's activities at NPE2015. More »
The Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites (CB2) will fabricate biobased plant containers at the NPE2015 International Plastics Showcase to be held March 23-27 in Orlando, Fla. More »
Washington State University, in collaboration with Iowa State University, is establishing the first industry and university cooperative research center devoted to the development of biologically based plastics. More »
March 23-27 • ORLANDO, FLORIDA
Booth #S18189 in the Sustainability Pavilion