Metabolix Inc. is an advanced biomaterials company focused on delivering sustainable solutions to the plastics industry.

I6003 is an effective biobased PHA copolymer modifier for PVC 

Metabolix has launched I6003, a new performance additive to improve the processing and performance of recycled PVC.

Mirel® PHA Micropowders

Metabolix is developing PHA micropowders to replace             non-biodegradable plastic microbeads in personal care applications.

Mirel® a-PHA copolymer modifiers for PLA

Metabolix has developed a range of Mirel® a-PHA copolymers that are effective polymeric modifiers for polylactic acid (PLA).

PHA Latex

PHA Latex Barrier Coating

Metabolix is developing PHA latex technology to coat paper and card board.


yield bioscience

Yield10 Bioscience is creating a new crop science paradigm to produce step changes in crop yield to enhance global food security.

Biobased Additives for PVC

How does PHA improve PVC?

Our PHA polymeric additives improve the processing, performance and recycling of PVC. Contact us and we can fill you in on the advantages of PHA additives for PVC applications.

Biodegradable Plastic

Environmentally Friendly Alternatives for Products

Metabolix biopolymers are innovative biobased and biodegradeable plastic alternatives that provide consistent performance while reducing environmental waste.

News and Events
April 1, 2016
Metabolix releases 2015 results, announces MOU
March 30, 2016
Metabolix Signs PHA Manufacturing Deal
March 30, 2016
Metabolix to make bioplastics in Iowa
March 15, 2016
“What Do You Have in the ‘Bio’ Range?”
March 3, 2016
ADDITIVES: Expanded Availability of Amorphous PHA for Enhancing PVC and PLA
January 25, 2016
New amorphous PHA Grades as performance additives for PVC and PLA
December 1, 2015
PHA Plays Role as Multifunctional Additive in PVC
December 1, 2015
Multi-Purpose Modifiers Pump Up Properties of Virgin & Recycled Plastics
October 22, 2015
Metabolix touts multifunctional benefits of PHA biopolymers in PVC applications
September 9, 2015
Metabolix showcases innovative PVC building and construction materials at Profiles 2015