Lactips, the creator of the first fully biodegradable plastic free material – and IMCD Group, a global leading distributor of speciality chemicals and food ingredients – have entered a distribution partnership to market Lactips’ innovative water-soluble, 100% bio-based and fully biodegradable raw materials.
First regions to market this application are the Nordics and French regions. Pascal CHABANCE, Head of Business Development and Sales at Lactips explains:
We were looking for a leading distributor with a well-established footprint across Europe, strong technical sales expertise and a sustainable approach, IMCD meets all those criteria. We are starting with two pilot countries with a potential extension the rest of Europe.
Patrick VAN VUGT, EMEA Director of IMCD Advanced Materials Business Group, added:
Lactips’ thermoplastic pellet based on milk protein is a cutting edge innovation. We are pleased to have been chosen as a trusted partner to develop and expand their offer in various applications. With our skilled technical sales team and our in-depth market knowledge, we are convinced we can grow this sustainable business together.