Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market Size - By Technology Type (Polyester Polyols, Polyether Polyols, Others), Application (Adhesives, Foams, Sealants, Coatings, Elastomers, Others), End User (Furniture, Automotive, Building and Construction, Packaging, Others) and By Region: Global Forecast, 2024 – 2033

  • 2023-12-21
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  • Chemicals & Materials

Market Overview

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market is projected to achieve a value of USD 5.34 Billion in 2024, with a linear behavior in the market growth it is forecasted to achieve a value of USD 12.53 Billion by 2033 with a CAGR of 8.2% during the forecast period 2024-2033.


SOURCE: We Market Research

Bio polyol refers to a renewable material made from plants that can replace traditional polyols made from petroleum in the production of polyurethane. For a sustainable alternative to fossil fuels in a range of industries, biopolyol—which is sourced from natural materials like vegetable oils or biomass—is available. Extending this concept, Green Polyol prioritizes eco-friendly practices, often employing repurposed materials or environmentally sound manufacturing methods. By reducing their detrimental effects on the environment, Green Polyol and Bio Polyol promote sustainability in the manufacturing of polyurethane products.

The Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market are propelled by the need to find sustainable solutions and the growing worries about the environment. Growing concern about climate change drives the search for environmentally benign alternatives and promotes research into renewable resources, such as plant-based feedstocks. Government regulations that favor reduced carbon footprints incentivize companies to adopt greener practices, thus bolstering this industry. The trend toward Bio and Green Polyols is also being driven by customer preferences for eco-friendly products. Technological advancements and economical enhancements to production processes drive market growth and motivate businesses to embrace these eco-friendly alternatives for a more sustainable future.

Market Scope

Report Attributes


Market Size in 2024

USD 5.34 Billion

Market Forecast in 2033

USD 12.53 Billion

CAGR % 2024-2033


Base Year


Historic Data


Forecast Period


Growth Drivers

Increasing awareness of environmental issues and a growing emphasis on sustainability have driven demand for bio-based and green products.

Government regulations and initiatives promoting the use of renewable and sustainable materials in various industries have spurred the adoption of bio polyols and green polyols.

Fluctuations in crude oil prices impact the cost competitiveness of traditional petrochemical-based polyols.

Report USP


Production, Consumption, company share, company heatmap, company production capacity, growth factors and more

Segments Covered

by Technology Type, by Application, by End User and By Region

Regional Scope

North America, Europe, APAC, South America and Middle East and Africa

Country Scope

U.S.; Canada; U.K.; Germany; France; Italy; Spain; Benelux; Nordic Countries; Russia; China; India; Japan; South Korea; Australia; Indonesia; Thailand; Mexico; Brazil; Argentina; Saudi Arabia; UAE; Egypt; South Africa; Nigeria

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Industry: Dynamics & Restrains

Market Drivers

Growing demand from the oil and gas sector for green and biopolyols - The Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market is significantly driven by the oil and gas industry's increasing need for these products. In order to improve the insulation, coatings, and materials used in pipelines and infrastructure, the oil and gas sector looks for environmentally responsible alternatives. The transition to these eco-friendly polyols quickens as rules become more stringent and sustainability takes center stage. This spike in demand not only opens up new markets but also fosters innovation in the development of high-performing, renewable polyols that are specifically designed to meet the demanding needs of the oil and gas industry, hence propelling industry growth as a whole.

Sustainability and Environmental Awareness - The biopolyol and green polyol markets are propelled considerably by sustainability and increased environmental consciousness. Sustainability aims are aligned with these eco-friendly polyols, as there is a global emphasis on decreasing dependency on fossil fuels and reducing carbon footprints. Environmentally friendly materials are given priority in the packaging, automotive, and construction industries. Manufacturers use Green Polyols and Bio Polyols in response to consumer demand for greener products, which sparks advancements in production methods and uses. Furthermore, strict laws encouraging environmentally friendly substitutes force businesses to use these sustainable polyols, creating a market where demand and innovation are driven by environmental conscience.

Market Restrains

Challenges in establishing robust and widespread supply chains for raw materials - The Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market is constrained by the difficulties in creating robust raw material supply chains. Reliance on certain, frequently geographically scarce renewable feedstocks might upset reliable supply and output. The quantity of feedstock is impacted by changes in weather patterns or crop yields, which affects supply stability. Additionally, the switch from conventional to sustainable energy sources necessitates infrastructure upgrades and logistical changes, which could cause delays or inefficiencies. Scalability is hampered and market expansion may be impeded by these obstacles to obtaining constant, broad access to raw materials, which limits the steady supply of Bio Polyols and Green Polyols.

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Segmentation

Market- By Technology Type Analysis

By Technology Type, the Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market is Categories into Polyester Polyols, Polyether Polyols, Others. The Polyester Polyols segment accounts for the largest share of around 44% in 2022.

The market is dominated by polyester polyols because of their superior mechanical, chemical, and thermal stability, which make them perfect for high-performance uses. Their sustainability appeal is further enhanced by the fact that they can be obtained from a variety of renewable sources, such as vegetable oils, corn, and soy.

The following segments are part of an in-depth analysis of the global Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market:

Market Segments


By   Application

·         Adhesives

·         Foams

·         Sealants

·         Coatings

·         Elastomers

·         Others

By  End User

·         Furniture

·         Automotive

·         Building and Construction

·         Packaging

·         Others

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Industry: Regional Analysis

North America Market Forecast

North America dominate the Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market with the highest revenue generating market with share of more than 47%. strict laws encouraging eco-friendly goods, increased awareness of environmental effect and Significant investments in bio-based material research and development are driving the region's growth.

Europe Market Statistics

Europe is the second-largest market for Bio Polyol and Green Polyol. The market expansion in the forecast period may be attributed to several factors, including strong legislation and support for sustainable products, ongoing innovation that results in cost-effective production processes, and growing demand for greener materials in the construction and automotive industries.

APAC Market Forecasts

Asia Pacific is expected to be the fastest-growing market for Bio Polyol and Green Polyol during the forecast period. The major factors driving the region's growth are collaborations for production facilities and technology transfer, growing manufacturing sectors that are driving consumer demand for sustainable materials, and increased consumer awareness.

Key Market Players

The Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market is dominated by a few large companies, such as

  •            Mitsui Chemicals, Inc.
  •       Dow Chemical Company
  •            Novomer Inc.
  •        Koch Industries, Inc.
  •            Roquette Frères.
  •           Huntsman International LLC.
  •           Piedmont Chemical Industries
  •          Arkema
  •          Cargill, Incorporated
  •          Johnson Controls.  
  •          Others

Recent Developments:

·         April 2022, The first conscious-driven shoe was released by Valentino. The luxury brand is starting the first-ever "Open for a Change" campaign since its sneakers are composed of bio-based and recyclable materials.

·         December 2021, An agreement was made for Cargill to purchase the bulk of Croda's industrial chemicals and performance technologies division. This development would enable Cargill to better serve industrial businesses searching for environmentally friendly options and greatly increase its bio-industrial presence.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the market size of Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market in 2022?

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market was valued at USD 4.22 Billion in 2022.

What is the growth rate for the Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market?

Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market size will increase at approximate CAGR of 8.2% during the forecasted period.

Which are the top companies operating within the market?

Major companies operating within the Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market are Mitsui Chemicals, Inc., Novomer Inc., Koch Industries, Inc., Roquette Frères., Huntsman International LLC., Piedmont Chemical Industries, Arkema, Cargill, Incorporated, ITOH OIL CHEMICALS CO., LTD, Johnson Controls and Others.

Which region dominates the Bio Polyol and Green Polyol Market?

North America dominates the market with an active share of 47%.


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