Cereplast begins bioplastic production in Indiana

Biobased plastic manufacturer Cereplast Inc. reported commencement of operations at its new production facility in Seymour, Ind., in the beginning of March.

The company also announced the relocation of its corporate headquarters to El Segundo, Calif., from Hawthorne, Calif. The new production facility occupies 110,000 square feet on a 14-acre site. It houses Cereplast's bioplastic resin research and development operations as well as its state-of-the-art manufacturing equipment.