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Forbes: NatureWorks LLC Names U.S. Pacific Nonwovens Exclusive Agent for Ingeo(TM) Spun-Melt Nonwovens

The research of Dr. Gajanan Bhat, professor in the UT Knoxville Department of Materials Science and Engineering, was mentioned in a recent issue of Forbes magazine. The article featured information on Ingeo, a biodegradable plastic produced from corn starch. Bhat’s laboratory researchers proved that the substance can be successfully meltblown to produce microfiber webs.