05234977 is referenced by 67 patents and cites 30 patents.

The material, which is usable for the production of biodegradable articles in film, sheet or fiber form, can be produced by extrusion from a molten mass including a synthetic thermoplastic polymer and a destructured starch to which a boron containing compound, such as boric acid, metaboric acid, borax and derivatives thereof has been added. Articles made of this material have improved transparency, Young's modulus and tear strength.

Title
Starchy polymeric mixture particularly for the production of films and the like and a method for its production
Application Number
7/734492
Publication Number
5234977
Application Date
July 23, 1991
Publication Date
August 10, 1993
Inventor
Roberto Lombi
Novara
IT
Gianfranco D Tredici
Calende
IT
Alessandro Montino
Lomellina
IT
Vittorio Bellotti
Fontaneto D'Agogna
IT
Catia Bastioli
Novara
IT
Agent
Bryan Cave
Assignee
Novamont S p A
IT
IPC
C08F 3/38
C08L 3/00
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