The two 100 mc Fermenters for the production of bioplastic (Minerv PHAs) have been delivered. PHAs is a type of plastic which can be used to substitute highly polluting materials such as PET, PP, PE, HDPE, LDPE and it is totally biodegradable in water.
The Bio On Plant business unit of the Bio On company, chose Walter Tosto SpA as a partner and supplier of critical process equipment for its production facility in Castel San Pietro (BO), entirely dedicated to PHAs bioplastics production.
The fermenters / bioreactors are the heart of the plant, which has a capacity dedicated to research and production that can reach 2,000 tons per year.
The Food & Pharma division of Walter Tosto SpA is confirmed as a protagonist in Biotechnology projects and in its industrial and pharmaceutical applications.