ALMUPLAS is a Spanish SME specialising in the processing of plastics for the food, chemical and cosmetic industries, among others. It has injection machines ranging from 35 to 580 tonnes. ALMUPLAS knows the importance of the innovation in the packaging sector in order to satisfy the market demands. Thus, ALMUPLAS is very interested in participating in R&D projects as a tool to stay innovative and competitive. In this sense, it is currently participating in an ERDF-funded  research  project  in  which  ALMUPLAS  develops  a  new  biodegradable  material  to manufacture small capacity packages for the cosmetic sector by means of blow processes.