Bioplastics for Packaging (with Dr. Sandeep Kulkarni)

An online course that provides an introduction to the area of bioplastics and offers guidance on the usage of these materials for packaging applications.
1 Hours
11 Lessons
Future Proof Your Skill
What You Will Learn
Dr. Sandeep Kulkarni, the founder and President of KoolEarth Solutions Inc., has over twenty years of industry experience, and even founded his own packaging consulting company. Within this course, Dr. Kulkarni serves as an adjunct professor for The Packaging School to walk students through definitions, explanations, and examples of bioplastics. You will also explore strategies to implement bioplastics into current applications, and wrap up the course with a glimpse into the future of bioplastics.
Course Objectives
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Define bioplastics and learn characteristics and their origins
Walk through the beginning and end of life of bioplastics
Understand common misconceptions surrounding the usage and disposal of bioplastics
Review the multitude of bioplastics available in the industry
Learn the global standards and certifications for biodegradable bioplastics
Comprehend the key steps to develop packaging based on bioplastics and apply this course material
Student Success Stories
The CMPM program exceeded my expectations regarding packaging machine systems, sustainability, and point of purchase strategies, through a complete and holistic approach to the different aspects of packaging.
Rebeca Granados Andrade
Experience Centre Manager Smurfit Kappa México

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