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ADDITIVE FOR PERFORMANCE ENHANCEMENT OF PLA ARTICLES

» Number: WO2015061338 (A1)

» Publication Date: 15//2/29/0

» Applicant: CLEARLAM PACKAGING INC?[US] + (CLEARLAM PACKAGING, INC)

» Inventor: GEORGELOS PAUL?[US]; MONTEFUSCO PAT?[US]; SORIA JAVIER?[US]

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Embodiments of the invention relate to method and an additive for a PLA article comprising at least one acrylic impact modifier between 10 and 80 weight% of the total weight of the additive; and at least one vinyl acetate ethylene copolymer (EVA) having >=12Wt% vinyl acetate, the EVA between 5 and 50 weight% of the additive; and at least one PLA carrier resin between 5 and 50 weight% of the total weight of the additive.

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