NatureWorks

15305 Minnetonka Boulevard
Minnetonka, Minnesota, 55345
www.natureworksllc.com

Richard Altice(CEO)

Business Description :


NatureWorks LLC is an international company that manufactures bioplastics—polymers derived entirely from plant resources—as an alternative to conventional plastic, which is made from petroleum. The commercial quality polymer is made from the carbon found in simple plant sugars such as corn starch to create a proprietary polylactic acid polymer (PLA) which is marketed under the brand name Ingeo. Headquartered in Minnetonka, Minnesota, NatureWorks is jointly owned by Cargill and PTT Global Chemical, a Thai state-owned company.

NatureWorks

15305 Minnetonka Boulevard
Minnetonka, Minnesota, 55345
http://www.natureworksllc.com

Marc Verbruggen(CEO)

Business Description :


NatureWorks LLC manufactures and supplies biopolymers. It offers Ingeo biopolymer for use in various applications, such as 3D printing, apparel, bottles, cards, durable goods, films, folded cartons, food serviceware, fresh food packaging, home textiles, nonwovens, and lactides. It serves converters, brand owners, and retailers in North America, Europe, Japan, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. NatureWorks LLC was formerly known as Cargill Dow LLC and changed its name to NatureWorks LLC in February 2005. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Minnetonka, Minnesota. It has a manufacturing facility in Blair, Nebraska. The company has locations in Tokyo, Japan; Naarden, the Netherlands; and Bangkok, Thailand. NatureWorks LLC operates as a joint venture between Cargill, Incorporated and PTT Chemical International Private Limited.