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Welcome to European Bioplastics, the association representing the interests the thriving bioplastics industry in Europe. […]

About Bioplastics

Bioplastics are not just one single material. They comprise of a whole family of materials with different properties and applications. […]

Market Data

Currently, bioplastics represent about one per cent of the about 300 million tonnes of plastic produced annually. But as demand is rising […]

EUBP Conference

Every year the European Bioplastics Conference features a well-researched conference programme, an impressive speaker line-up, […]

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Press Releases

29.10.2020

Bioplastics successfully meet all EU safety standards

Berlin, 29 October 2020 - Products made from bio-based plastics must undergo the same testing procedures as conventional plastic products to access the market of the European Union (EU). Thereby a health risk for consumers [...]

27.10.2020

Biokunststoffe erfüllen erfolgreich alle EU-Sicherheitsstandards

Berlin, 27. Oktober 2020 – Produkte aus biobasiertem Kunststoff müssen vor ihrer Marktzulassung in der Europäischen Union (EU) dieselben Testverfahren wie herkömmliche Kunststoffprodukte durchlaufen. Ein Gesundheitsrisiko für Verbraucher wird damit ausgeschlossen. Kunststoffe, die als [...]

Bioplastics Bulletin

30.10.2020

Bioplastics successfully meet all EU standards

Hasso von Pogrell, Managing Director of European Bioplastics e.V. From time to time it becomes necessary to repeat a few certainties about bioplastics, certainties that are actually self-evident but nevertheless sometimes are [...]

30.10.2020

Is Spaghetti “safer” than Currywurst?

Read in the following a guest commentary by Francesco Degli Innocenti and Tony Breton from the European Bioplastics Working Group Standardisation. The authors’ opinion on Spaghetti and Currywurst does not represent EUBP’s official position [...]

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