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High performance functional bio-based polymers for skin-contact products in biomedical, cosmetic and sanitary industry


Report on standard and legislative aspects

Report about possible input for standardization of new methods and inputs for European policy about bioplastics management coming from the PolyBioSkin results - related to task 8.3

Project Dissemination Materials

Project flyer, poster and factsheet.

Report on specifications of the biopolymers and bio-additives for the different applications

Specifications for the selected target applications and selection of biopolymers suitable for them - related to task 1.1.

Training materials and report

Report on the performed training activities annexing all materials used.

Project Website

Website giving access to the public to the project related news, goals, etc.


PolyBioSkin - The future of biopolymers for skin-contact healthcare, sanitary, and personal care products

Author(s): Dr. Elodie Bugnicourt and Dr. Rosa Arias, Innovativ i Recerca Industrial i Sostenible (IRIS) Dr. Maria Beatrice Coltelli and Dr. Serena Danti, Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale per la Scienza e Tecnologia dei Materiali (INSTM), University of Pisa Götz Ahrens, European Bioplastics
Published in: bioplastics Magazine, Issue 05/17, 2017, Page(s) 34-35, ISSN 1862-5258

Biobased Tissues for innovative Cosmetic products: Polybioskin as an EU Research project

Author(s): P. Morganti, M.B.Coltelli, S.Danti
Published in: Global Journal of Nanomedicine (GJN), Issue 3(4), 2018, Page(s) 1-6, ISSN 2573-2374
DOI: 10.19080/GJN.2018.03.555620

Poly(lactic acid) (PLA) Based Tear Resistant and Biodegradable Flexible Films by Blown Film Extrusion

Author(s): Norma Mallegni, Thanh Phuong, Maria-Beatrice Coltelli, Patrizia Cinelli, Andrea Lazzeri
Published in: Materials, Issue 11/1, 2018, Page(s) 148, ISSN 1996-1944
DOI: 10.3390/ma11010148

Preparation of Innovative Skin Compatible Films to Release Polysaccharides for Biobased Beauty Masks

Author(s): Maria-Beatrice Coltelli, Serena Danti, Luisa Trombi, Pierfrancesco Morganti, Giovanna Donnarumma, Adone Baroni, Alessandra Fusco, Andrea Lazzeri
Published in: Cosmetics, Issue 5/4, 2018, Page(s) 70, ISSN 2079-9284
DOI: 10.3390/cosmetics5040070

Biobased Tissues for Innovative Cosmetic Products: Polybioskin as an EU Research Project

Author(s): Morganti Pierfrancesco, Coltelli Maria Beatrice and Danti Serena
Published in: Global Journal of Nanomedicine, Issue volume 3, issue 4, January 2018, 2018, Page(s) 001-006, ISSN 2573-2374

Chitin and lignin to produce biocompatible tissues

Author(s): Pierfrancesco Morganti, Serena Danti, Maria Beatrice Coltelli
Published in: Research in Clinical Dermatology, Issue volume 1, issue 1, March 2018, 2018, Page(s) 5-11, ISSN 2573-2374

Natural Polymers for a Cleaner Environment

Author(s): Pierfrancesco Morganti, Maria-Beatrice Coltelli, Gianluca Morganti
Published in: International Journal of nanotechnology and nanomedicine, Issue volume 3, issue 1, 30 april 2018, 2018, Page(s) 1-4, ISSN 2476-2334

Chitin Nanofibril and Nanolignin: Natural Polymers of Biomedical Interest

Author(s): Pierfrancesco Morganti, Pietro Febo, Maria Cardillo, Giovanna Donnarumma, Adone Baroni
Published in: Journal of clinical and cosmetic dermatology, Issue volume 1, issue 2, June 2017, 2017, Page(s) 1-7, ISSN 2576-2826

Tessuti Naturali per cosmetici innovativi: un progetto di ricerca europeo

Author(s): Pierfrancesco Morganti, Maria-Beatrice Coltelli, Serena Danti
Published in: ICF – RIVISTA DELL’INDUSTRIA CHIMICA E FARMACEUTICA, Issue volume 1, February/March 2018, 2018, Page(s) 42-48, ISSN 2476-2334

Innovative Tissue Engineering for an Enlarged Market

Author(s): Pierfrancesco Morganti, Pietro Febo
Published in: Journal of Clinical and Cosmetic Dermatology, Issue volume 2 issue 1 (Jan 2018), 2018, Page(s) 1-5, ISSN 2576-2826

Flexible Food Packaging Using Polymers from Biomass

Author(s): Maria-Beatrice Coltelli, Vito Gigante, Patrizia Cinelli and Andrea Lazzeri (edited by Pierfrancesco Morganti)
Published in: Bionanotechnology to save the environment. Plants and fishery’s biomass as alternative to petrol, 2020, Page(s) 272

Baby Diapers Past and Present: A Critical Review

Author(s): Pietro Febo and Alessandro Gagliardini (edited by Pierfrancesco Morganti)
Published in: Bionanotechnology to save the environment. Plants and fishery’s biomass as alternative to petrol, 2019, Page(s) 227