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Stronger support for the bioplastics industry in Europe

2017-01-31T14:25:23+01:0031 January 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Corbion, BIOTEC, and Sphere step up as Supporting Members of European Bioplastics European Bioplastics is happy to announce that three of their members, Corbion, BIOTEC, and Sphere step up as Supporting Members of European Bioplastics (EUBP) in 2017. All three companies have been members of EUBP for many years. Their stronger commitment is an [...]

European Parliament’s ENVI Committee backs bioplastics in vote on waste legislation

2021-10-08T10:42:11+02:0025 January 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Berlin, 25 January 2017 – European Bioplastics (EUBP), the association representing the bioplastics industry in Europe, congratulates the European Parliament's Environment Committee and rapporteur Simona Bonafè on their strong efforts and the results of yesterday's vote on the waste legislation proposals concerning the EU Circular Economy Package.  The positive vote of the Members of [...]

In brief (October 2016)

2017-01-11T08:00:46+01:0031 October 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Reverdia & Xinhuarun partner to produce bio-based PU foam: Reverdia and Dezhou Xinhuarun Technology (Xinhuarun) have signed an agreement to jointly develop and promote Biosuccinium™-based microcellular polyurethane (PU) foams. The new microcellular foams will be used in soles for footwear and further applications. BioBTX technology successfully yields 100% bio-based PET: Earlier this month, [...]

Bonafè presents ambitious amendments of the revised EU waste legislation

2021-10-08T10:42:11+02:0027 June 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Earlier this month (June 2016), MEP Simona Bonafè, Rapporteur of the European Parliament’s Committee on the Environment, published her reports on the revised EU waste legislation and called for more ambitious waste prevention and resource efficiency targets than presented in the Commission’s initial EU Circular Economy Package. European Bioplastics (EUBP) welcomes the draft reports that [...]

EUBP welcomes EP report on revised waste legislation

2021-10-08T10:42:11+02:008 June 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EU Parliament report on revised waste legislation emphasises the role of bioplastics in the transition to a circular economy Press Release Berlin, 8 June 2016 – European Bioplastics (EUBP), the association representing the bioplastics industry in Europe, welcomes the draft reports on the revised EU waste legislation by MEP Simona Bonafè, Rapporteur of the [...]

Standards

2018-07-27T12:36:43+02:0021 February 2016|Tags: , , , |

Harmonised standards for bioplastics Standardisation is an effort of industrial stakeholders to define criteria for the description of products and services. The idea is to ease the competition and the commercial growth by overcoming barriers that result from unclear or incompatible specifications. The use of standards is voluntary, which [...]

Carbon pricing needed for bioplastic innovation

2017-01-11T08:00:48+01:0011 December 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Press Release Berlin, 11 December 2015. European Bioplastics – the association representing the value chain of bioplastics in Europe – is supporting initiatives to develop global carbon-pricing mechanisms and implement them effectively. Such measures would be needed to incorporate the external costs of climate change into product prices and enable the development of greenhouse [...]

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