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Register for the 13th European Bioplastics Conference

2018-06-18T16:58:06+00:0026 April 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Registration is now open for the leading bioplastics event in Europe – the 13th European Bioplastics Conference taking place on 4/5 December 2018 at the Titanic Chaussee Hotel in Berlin, Germany. Register before 30 June 2018 and save up to EUR 300 with the early bird rate! This year’s conference will focus on advanced innovations [...]

Biodegradable mulch films discussed in workshop hosted by MEP Bogovič

2018-07-30T10:23:00+00:0022 March 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

On 21 March 2018, Member of the European Parliament Franc Bogovič (EPP) hosted a breakfast debate on 'Biodegradable mulch films: Reducing environmental impact of plastics in agriculture‘. The aim of the workshop was to provide the EU institutions with scientific information about the technology of biodegradable plastics, in particular their benefits in agricultural applications [...]

Call for Papers – 13th European Bioplastics Conference

2018-07-02T09:45:36+00:0022 March 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

European Bioplastics (EUBP) now invites proposals for the 13th European Bioplastics Conference taking place on 4/5 December 2018 at the Titanic Chaussee Hotel in Berlin, Germany. This year’s conference will focus on advanced innovations in bioplastics as well as on environmental aspects and opportunities for growth. Experts are invited to submit proposals for a [...]

New EU standard for biodegradable mulch films in agriculture published

2018-07-02T10:02:02+00:0028 February 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Last October, the European Parliament voted in favour of the use of biodegradable mulch films in the revision of the EU Fertilisers Regulation. Biodegradable mulch films have been available on the EU market for many years, meeting a high level of acceptance among European farmers. They play an essential role in modern agriculture as [...]

EUBP welcomes world’s first Plastics Strategy in Europe

2018-01-18T09:40:09+00:0017 January 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

But European Commission misses chance to fully embrace circular benefits of bio-based plastics and biodegradable plastics Berlin, 17 January 2018 – The European Strategy for Plastics, published on Tuesday by the European Commission, sets clear goals to curb plastic waste, increase resource efficiency, and to create value and job growth in Europe, but falls [...]

Concrete policy asks for the revision of the EU Bioeconomy Strategy

2017-10-25T16:31:22+00:0025 October 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Launched and adopted in 2012, Europe's Bioeconomy Strategy addresses the production of renewable biological resources and their conversion into vital products and bio-energy. The strategy is needed to ensure that fossil resources are replaced with sustainable natural alternatives as part of the transition to a low-carbon circular economy. Its main purpose is to streamline [...]

Rethinking Plastics – Programme Preview for the 11th European Bioplastics Conference 2016

2017-01-11T08:00:46+00:0015 September 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

New policy frameworks, market developments, innovative products and materials Press Release Berlin, 15 September 2016. With less than 80 days to go, the preparations for the 11th European Bioplastics Conference on 29/30 November 2016 in Berlin are in full swing and the speaker line-up for the two-day event features some exciting new faces and innovations. The 2016 [...]

Applications / Sectors

2018-12-17T11:02:29+00:0021 February 2016|Tags: , |

Applications for bioplastics Today, bioplastics can be found in the following market segments: Packaging Food-services Agriculture/horticulture Consumer electronics Automotive Consumer goods and household appliances Packaging There is a high demand for packaging made from bioplastics to be used for wrapping organic food as well [...]

Market Drivers

2018-12-07T11:58:10+00:0021 February 2016|Tags: , |

Market drivers and development Today, there is a bioplastic alternative for almost every conventional plastic material and corresponding application. Bioplastics have the same properties as conventional plastics and offer additional advantages, such as a reduced carbon footprint or additional waste management options such as composting. The current market [...]

Market

2018-12-05T09:21:13+00:0019 February 2016|Tags: , , |

Bioplastics market data Currently, bioplastics represent about one percent of the about 335 million tonnes* of plastic produced annually. But as demand is rising and with more sophisticated biopolymers, applications, and products emerging, the market is continuously growing. According to the latest market data compiled by European Bioplastics in [...]