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ASTM International Honours Kelvin Okamoto with Plastics Award

Key Highlights:

  • ASTM International’s plastics committee presented its Robert MacFarlane Award of Excellence to Kelvin Okamoto, president and founder of Green Bottom Line, Inc.
  • Okamoto was specifically honoured for his leadership and oversight of the subcommittee on environmentally degradable plastics and biobased products (D20.96).
  • Okamoto has served as chair of D20.96 for many years, during which time he has maintained, and personally helped revise, many standards.
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ASTM International’s plastics committee (

Publication date: 05/02/2024

European Plastic Product Manufacturer


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