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Call for Papers – 13th European Bioplastics Conference

2018-07-02T09:45:36+02:0022 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

2021-10-08T10:41:12+02:0028 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

2021-10-08T10:47:15+02:0017 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

2021-10-08T10:47:15+02:0025 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+01:0015 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

2022-03-01T14:23:11+01:0021 February 2016|Tags: , |

Applications for bioplastics Today, bioplastics can be found in the following market segments: Packaging Food-services Agriculture & horticulture Consumer electronics Automotive & transport Consumer goods and household appliances Building & construction Coating & adhesives Fibers Packaging There is a high demand for packaging made [...]

Market Drivers

2022-03-01T13:59:40+01:0021 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

2022-12-06T12:04:42+01:0019 February 2016|Tags: , , |

Bioplastics market data Currently, bioplastics still represent less than one percent of the more than 390 million tonnes of plastic produced annually*. After stagnating in 2020, mainly due to Covid-19, the overall global plastic production has been increasing again since 2021.  This development is driven by rising demand combined with the emergence of [...]

Global bioplastics production capacities continue to grow despite low oil price

2017-01-11T08:00:48+01:004 November 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Press Release Global bioplastics production capacities continue to grow despite low oil price Europe set to lag behind / PHA ramps up capacities Berlin, 5 November 2015. The results of European Bioplastics’ annual market data update, presented today at the 10th European Bioplastics Conference in Berlin, confirm the positive growth trend of the global [...]

Sneak Preview: Highlights of the 10th European Bioplastics Conference 2015

2017-01-11T08:00:48+01:0013 August 2015|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Press Release Sneak Preview: Highlights of the 10th European Bioplastics Conference 2015 Focus: new policy frameworks, market developments, and new products & materials Berlin, 13 August 2015 – The European Bioplastics Conference will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and has put forward an exciting two-day agenda to celebrate the achievements of Europe’s [...]