Industrial Biomaterials

NRC works with key collaborators from across the biomaterials supply chain to develop high quality, sustainable and cost-effective non-food biomass-based materials. Our leading-edge facilities and unique expertise strengthen the industry's competitive advantage in bio-sourced polymers and composites manufacturing, enabling businesses to create new products and new markets, in Canada and internationally.

NRC also offers a wide range of industrial biomaterials services and facilities on an individual, fee-for-service basis.


If you're interested in developing greener and more cost-effective bio-based products, expanding your network or knowledge base, accessing our advanced scientific infrastructure or connecting with our experts, contact:

Nathalie Legros, Flagship Program Leader
Telephone: 450-641-5866

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Submit an online request for information about our programs and services.

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Targeted industries

Automotive, surface transportation, construction, material supply chain


Concord, Ontario

"NRC is world-renowned for their understanding and expertise in bioplastics. Working with NRC sets the stage for significant technology breakthroughs that would be unachievable if we both worked independently. It's Canadian collaboration and innovation in action."
Toby Reid, Founder & CEO, Solegear Bioplastics