October 10, 2022

What is the difference between biobased and biodegradable plastics?

There is a widespread confusion among consumers about the environmental impacts of different types of plastics. The umbrella term “bioplastics” is often used to describe very […]
October 10, 2022

The benefits of bio-based plastics

With more than 52,000 companies spread across the continent, and almost 1.5 million workers, the plastics sector is one of the most important in Europe. However, […]
May 10, 2022

MANDALA Project was presented in the Food4Future fair

From May 17th to 19th 2022, Bilbao (Spain) hosted the Food 4 Future ExpoFoodTech, the most innovative event to transform the food and beverage industry through new […]
May 10, 2022
MANDALA's collaboration agreements

New collaborations with European projects

After the collaboration with the Model2Bio project, MANDALA has signed four new agreements. This time, the projects INGREEN, SISTERS, polynSPIRE, and Fish4Fish have shown their interest […]
May 10, 2022

MANDALA’s consortium meeting

MANDALA’s Consortium Meeting took place physically at ARCHA’s facility in Pisa (Italy). On June 7th, the consortium met once again after the sanitary crisis caused by […]
May 10, 2022

MANDALA was presented in the EU Green Week

The EU Green Week is the key event in the EU environment policy calendar. This is an opportunity to debate European environmental policies and attract stakeholders […]
May 10, 2022
The role of bioeconomy

The role of the bioeconomy in the European ambition

The bioeconomy covers a wide range of activities, including the primary sector and the industry. For this reason, it plays a key role in decoupling economic […]
May 10, 2022

Interview with Jorge Barriobero (CTIC-CITA)

This month we had the opportunity to interview Jorge Barriobero, R&D project manager and head of the Packaging and preservation area at CTIC-CITA. Tell us about […]
March 30, 2022

InfoDay for students II. Circular economy in plastic and packaging

On April 26th, our second InfoDay for students took place, this time in the local language (Spanish). Even though the event was hosted by the University […]