7 June 2021
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In this Forward: On Demand vlog, Thomas Lonsdale unwraps the future of compostable packaging.

Touching on his blog Compostable packaging – let’s break it down, Tom explores:

  • The importance of compostable packaging (01:20)
  • Starch-based films as a biodegradable alternative — (02:45)
  • Other areas of biodegradable packaging research — (04:20)
  • What the future of compostable packaging looks like — (06:00)

Watch time: 7:00 minutes

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Thomas is an associate patent attorney with experience in drafting and prosecution of patent applications for a range of European and international clients in the fields of chemistry, biochemistry, pharmaceuticals and materials. He has also worked on FTOs and attended proceedings before the EPO. Thomas holds a Masters (MChem) and doctorate (DPhil) from the University of Oxford in which he specialised in biocatalysis.

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