On 9 May 2018, BBIA held a public meeting in London, welcoming speakers from across the resources sector to speak on the bioeconomy, plastics, packaging and government policy.

The final agenda for the meeting can be found here, while links to the speakers’ presentations can be found below.


Andy Sweetman (Futamura/BBIA) on Biomaterials Opportunities and Challenges

Paul Henderson (BEIS) on the UK Bioeconomy

Jennifer Lewis (Certis Europe) on Biological-Based Crop Protection

Dr Jens Hamprecht (BASF) on European Fertilizer Regulation

Robert Vaughn (Defra) on the the government’s upcoming Resources and Waste Strategy

Mike Falconer Hall (WRAP) on the UK Plastics Pact

A Plastic Planet – Ready for Change