The Bio-based and Biodegradable Industries Association has taken its first steps as an association by officially launching its website and requesting a meeting with Resource Minister Rory Stewart.
The Scottish economy could be boosted by up to £800 million a year if waste and by-products from fish, beer, and whisky businesses were ‘better utilised’, a new report from Zero Waste Scotland (ZWS) has found.
The Bio-based Industries Joint Undertaking has approved funding for 10 projects totaling €120 million (£86 million) to boost the European bioeconomy.
Green chemistry company CARBIOS has developed a PLA production technique that embeds an enzyme in the plastic, rendering it biodegradable at much lower levels of temperature and humidity.
Bio-on S.p.A is ready to license new technology for making bioplastics from glycerol.
An Economic Impact Analysis of the U.S. Biobased Products Industry A Report to the Congress of the United States of America
An Economic Impact Analysis of the U.S. Biobased Products Industry: A Report to the Congress of the United States of America. A Joint Publication of the Duke Center for Sustainability & Commerce and the Supply Chain Resource Cooperative at North Carolina State University.
U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the release of a new report that shows the U.S. biobased industry is generating substantial economic activity and American jobs.
The Bio-based Industries (BBI) Joint Undertaking is a new €3.7 billion public-private partnership between the EU and the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC). The EU contributes €975 million while BIC members invest €2.7 billion over 2014-2024. Download