Argentinian Scientist Wins Best Bioplastics Poster Award 2018

The Best Biopolymer and Bioplastics Poster Award 2018 was organised during the 8th World Congress on Biopolymers and Bioplastics in Berlin June 28-29 2018. The winner is...

The winner of the “Best Biopolymers and Bioplastics Poster” Award is

Nancy Lis Garcia

From: The National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET)  & University of Buenos Aires in Argentina.

Title of the poster: Chemical modification of cellulose nanofibers from argentine cane tacuara (Guadua angustifolia kunth).

Congratulations to Nancy Lis Garcia!

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The contenders were:


  • BPC-01 Title: Biodegradable films from renewable resources by Rodolfo Rendon, National Polytechnic Institute, Mexico


  • BPC-02 Title: The role of S-layer proteins as one of the most abundant biopolymers on Earth in probiotic properties of bacterial strain Lactobacillus brevis SF9B by Katarina Zoric, University of Zagreb, Croatia


  • BPC-03 Title: Poly(ω-pentadecalactone)-b-poly(peptide) block copolymers for biomedical applications by Ernesto Tinajero-Díaz, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain


  • BPC-04 Title: Chemical modification of cellulose nanofibers from argentine cane tacuara (Guadua angustifolia kunth) by Nancy Lis Garcia, CONICET-Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina


  • BPC-05 Title: Electrospun mat swelling: An ally to improve membrane rejection ratio by Nancy Lis Garcia, CONICET-Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina


  • BPC-06 Title: Using of microbial cellulose as a biopolymer for photocatalytic degradation of toluene vapors by Morteza Seifymejdar, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran


  • BPC-07 Title: Composites based on PHA and natural Fibres from agricultural waste for different application by Norma Mallegni, University of Pisa, Italy


  • BPC-08 Title: Degradation of biopolymer ecovio Ecovioc2203 by using the landfill operation in the clay soil by Shatha K Abdulatif, University of Baghdad, Iraq


  • BPC-09 Title: Co-precipitation of curcumin with PLLA by a supercritical antisolvent process by Adrian Rojas, University of Santiago, Chile

Congratulations to all the participants !!!!

The Judge was Patrizia Cinelli from the University of Pisa, Italy.