Posts including "Political framework":

What policies would be needed to pave the way for a full-scale market introduction of bioplastics in Europe?

2017-06-22T14:17:42+02:002 March 2016|

The European bioplastics industry has a strong record for developing innovative technological solutions and aligning industrial objectives with environmental sustainability. In order for Europe to reinforce its position as a front-runner of resource efficiency and green growth, forward-looking sectors with strong environmental credentials and growth potential, such as bioplastics, need to be promoted. [...]

What regulatory framework is there for bioplastics on EU-level and what initiatives are underway?

2017-06-22T14:12:55+02:002 March 2016|

In contrast to the policy areas of biofuels and renewable energies, there is currently no EU-wide legislative framework to support the use of renewable raw materials for plastic solutions. The European Union has, however, started to acknowledge the important role of bioplastics to drive the transition to a circular economy and in decoupling economic [...]

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