The organization GO!PHA was officially established in June 2019. Within a year they grew to represent most of the PHA manufacturers and many upstream and downstream stakeholders with a strong global presence. They currently represent over 45 members covering both industry and academia that share and support their mission.
This mission consists of a dedicated organization that advocates the adoption of natural, biodegradable and sustainable PHA polymers across industries and product segments was born during the 1st PHA – Platform World Congress in September 2018. PHA, a natural material with superior end-of-life options and a property profile that mimics so many different fossil polymers, needed more attention than it received.