Metabolix, Inc. is an innovation-driven bioscience company that delivers sustainable solutions to the plastics and chemicals industries.

Biodegradable Plastics

Biopolymer Mvera B5010

Metabolix has launched Mvera B5010 compostable resin for film and bag applications.

Transparent Compostable Bag and Compostable Film

Biopolymer Mvera B5011

Metabolix has launched Mvera™ B5011, a transparent and compostable resin for use in film and bag applications.

I6001 biobased polymeric modifier

Polymeric Modifier I6001

Metabolix has launched I6001, a biobased polymeric modifier for PVC.

I6003rp Polymeric Modifier Resin

I6003rp Polymeric Modifier for PVC

Metabolix has launched I6003rp, a new performance additive to improve the processing and performance of recycled PVC.

Biobased Color Masterbatches and Bio-composites

Color Masterbatches and Bio-composites Now Available

Metabolix PHA technology offers unique advantages to produce biobased, biodegradable color masterbatches and bio-composites.


Metabolix is developing and commercializing a family of high-performance PHA biopolymers targeted to the markets for performance additives, including film and bags, and functional biodegradation.


Metabolix Biobased & Renewable Chemicals

Metabolix also applies its technology to the development and commercialization of biobased chemicals as high value replacements for petroleum-based industrial chemicals.


Considering a Switch to Bioplastic?

Find out if our performance biopolymers are right for your application.  We will work with you to ensure a seamless transition of your conversion process to biobased plastics.

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 7, 2014
Enhanced Resins & Additives at Biopolymers Conference
March 27, 2014
Metabolix Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Financial Results
March 6, 2014
Metabolix To Conduct Webcast Of Its Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2013 Earnings Call
March 5, 2014
Metabolix To Present At Roth Conference
February 18, 2014
Metabolix To Showcase Advances In PHA Performance Modifiers For PLA
February 14, 2014
Bioplastics can help solve Europe's plastic waste problem, says distributor
January 10, 2014
The Next Generation of Bioplastics
January 8, 2014
Metabolix To Present At Needham Growth Conference
December 19, 2013
Metabolix Appoints Joseph Shaulson to Lead Company as New Chief Executive Officer
December 11, 2013
Metabolix: We are working towards packaging