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Beta Analytic Publications

Beta Analytic has published several articles in leading magazines and journals focused on the biofuels, cement, cosmetics, personal care and other industries.

Biobased Products

  • Biobased laundry detergents – Household and Personal Care Today (September/October 2019)
  • Captured carbon vs. biobased. Can products made from captured/recycled CO2 be called biobased? [PDF] – bioplastics Magazine (June 2019)
  • Bio-based certifications: The key to consumer confidence – Plastics in Packaging News Bulletin (March 2019)
  • Unpacking biobased standards and certifications – How and why should biobased content be measured? – bioplastics Magazine (April 2017) 
  • ASTM D6866:生物低碳工具 (Chinese article) – Science Times China (June 2010)
  • ASTM D6866: Determining the Biobased Content of Adhesives and Sealants – British Adhesives and Sealants Association Bulletin (Feb. 2010)
  • ASTM D6866: Measuring the Biobased Content of Biopolymers – Society of Plastics Engineers Quebec Section Bulletin (Sept. 2009)
  • Beta Analytic qualifie l’origine renouvelable des bioplastiques (French article) – Emballages Magazine (Aug. 2008)
  • In the Lab – Biomass Magazine (2004)


CO2 and Waste-Derived Fuels

  • ASTM D6866: Measuring Biogenic CO2 of Stack Emissions – Industrial GHG Solutions Magazine (April 2010)
  • U.S. Cement Industry’s Issues with the EPA’s Mandatory Reporting Rule – Global Cement Magazine (March 2010)
  • Burning Scrap Tires Produce Lesser Fossil CO2 Emissions than Burning Coal – Scrap Tire News (Dec. 2009)
  • Quantifying the Renewable Carbon Content of Scrap Tires – Energetica India (Nov.-Dec. 2009 Issue)

Flavors, Fragrances, Nutraceuticals and other Natural Products


Third-Party Articles Featuring ASTM D6866 or Beta Analytic

  • Chemical & Engineering News (February 2012) – Verifying Biobased Materials by Marc Reisch
  • Industrial GHG Solutions (Nov. 2009) – EPA Recommends Radiocarbon Dating by Ron Kotrba
  • Emballages Magazine (Oct. 2009) – Des Bioplastiques Plus Transparents (French article)

This entry was posted on Monday, April 8th, 2019 and is filed under Beta Analytic Updates .