Monthly Archives: April 2015

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30 Apr, 2015

Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association Elects Officers and Expands Membership

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The Board of the Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA), the newly-established trade body created to strengthen the voice of the circular bioeconomy sector in the UK, has elected new officers for the 2015-16 term. Andy Sweetman, Jens Hamprecht, John Williams and Tony Breton have been chosen for the positions of Chairman, Deputy [...]

29 Apr, 2015

BBIA appoints board members

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The soon-to-be-launched Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA) has announced that it has appointed Andy Sweetman as Chairman and chosen six other board members from across the bioindustry. The trade body, which is expected to officially launch ‘shortly after the 2015 general election’, seeks to represent the ‘circular bioeconomy sector’ in the UK, [...]

28 Apr, 2015

Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA) elects officers, appoints new board members, expands membership

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Andy Sweetman and David Newman elected Chairman and Managing Director respectively. Seven-member Board now complete with Biobag UK’s Harold Naylor and REA’s Nina Skorupska. London, Tuesday 28 April 2015 – The Board of the Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA), the newly-established trade body created to strengthen the voice of the circular bioeconomy sector in [...]

8 Apr, 2015

UK sees introduction of bio-based and biodegradable trade body

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A new trade association representing bio-based and biodegradable industries in the UK has been established. The Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA) is expected to become operative shortly after the general election. "It will present in early summer a first report on the potential financial and employment benefits to the British economy [...]

8 Apr, 2015

New trade association representing bio-based and biodegradable industries in the UK now established

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“Research on financial and employment benefits of the sector to the British economy to be presented soon” says BBIA founder David Newman London, Wednesday 8 April 2015 – The circular bioeconomy sector, currently under-represented in public and political debates in the UK, will have its own Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA). The trade body [...]

8 Apr, 2015

Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association to launch

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A new trade association for the UK bioeconomy, will officially launch next month, it has been announced. Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association to launch The Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association (BBIA), formerly referred to as the British Association of Bio-based and Biodegradable Chemicals (BABBC), includes BASF, Biobag, Biotec, EuroPackaging, Fuchs, Innovia, Novamont and [...]