Luminy® PLA Portfolio

Luminy® is a range of specially developed high performance PLA polymer resins

 

Our Luminy® PLA Portfolio

Total Corbion Luminy® PLA portfolio includes products
in four categories that can be used in various conversion
technologies:


• High heat PLA for demanding applications,
• Standard PLA for general purpose applications,
• Low heat PLA typically used as seal layer,
• PDLA used either as a nucleating agent or
  to create full stereocomplex compounds.

 

Compliant with Standards & Regulations

Luminy® neat resins from Total Corbion PLA are compliant with the relevant regulations and standards related to bioplastics:

  • Approved for use in food contact applications in EU (EC No. 10/2011), USA (FDA 21 CFR) and China (GB 9685-2016),
  • Compliant with EN13432 and ASTM D6400 standards for industrial composting,
  • Biobased content of 100% according to EN16785-1 and ASTM D6866,
  • REACH compliant,
  • Reduced carbon footprint (read more in:peer reviewed LCA study), 
  • Made from GMO-free crops.

Bonsucro Certified

Our Luminy® PLA resins are made from sustainably sourced raw materials, meeting the “sugar cane code of conduct” that we developed together with Corbion and the Thai sugar mills. Bonsucro-certified PLA is available upon request.

Reduced Carbon Footprint

Our Luminy® PLA resins have a reduced carbon footprint versus many traditional polymers. Read the verification of this claim in the peer reviewed LCA study.

The Choice of Brand Owners

Luminy® PLA is the material of choice for many brandowners and consumers that want to move towards a more sustainable society.

Application Development Team

Our Application Development team is ready to answer your technical questions! The team operates globally and has in depth knowledge of a broad range of applications and conversion technologies to help you make the switch to Luminy® PLA.