On the Street: Bunge Expanding Use of Cereplast Resins

May 20/Health & Beauty Close-Up -- Cereplast Inc. announced that Bunge Alimentaris, a Brazilian subsidiary of Bunge, will be expanding its use of Cereplast Resins as a compostable food packaging solution throughout Brazil.

In a release, the company said that this marks the continued success of its bio-based resins in award-winning compostable food packaging solutions offered by Bunge.

"We continue to enjoy a strong relationship with Bunge Alimentaris, which has employed our U.S. FDA-compliant bio-based resins in food packaging with great success," noted Frederic Scheer, founder, chairman and CEO of Cereplast, Inc. "We are excited to work with them as they prepare to expand the use of our resins in a new line of food packaging application."

From the May 24, 2010, Prepared Foods E-dition