GAÏALENE® is an innovative offer for the bioplastics industry created by Roquette, a French family group with a wide range of products and solutions in a variety of fields. Roquette is a major global market player in the field of bio based plastics, creating green packaging solutions for cosmetics, pharmaceutical and food applications using plant based plastics derived from starch. In fact, GAÏALENE® is made up of over 52% locally-produced plant based materials, which preserves scarce oil resources usually relied upon for creating plastics. Plus, it is recyclable as a new raw material, ensuring a low environmental impact. GAÏALENE® is a versatile product, and thanks to its unique properties, can be used to achieve a massive reduction in carbon footprint of end products. GAÏALENE® has a variety of applications, for example flasks and bottles obtained by blow molding, parts by plastic injection and, as well as films and packaging by extrusion. It also presents excellent economic advantages, as it can be used in existing processing equipment without requiring any modifications.By converting raw vegetable materials into green plastics, Roquette is renowned as a major sustainable development player, as showcased in the innovative offer of GAÏALENE®plant based polymers, which better meet the environmental expectations of today's consumers.