Tractor plowing a field

“Agriculture: a fully-fledged partner in biobased value chains”

The bio-economy starts on the fields. That is where the agricultural biomass originates. Active participation of…

Pierre Gielen

Bio-based solutions for a future-fit Europe

Bio-based solutions for a future-fit Europe

The ambitious Green Deal of the new European Commission aims at a cleaner, circular future for…

Pierre Gielen


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The BIC team, ltr. Patricia Vanderplasschen, Marco Rupp, Sophia De Smet, Dirk Carrez, Samule Ambrosetti, Nelo Emerencia, Rob Beekers.

‘Take action to unleash the power of the European bio-economy’

For the first time, the Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC) has published a Trend Report on how…

Editorial office / Brussels

Man with VR goggles

New BBI JU projects aimed at accelerating biobased transition

By involving consumers and supporting entrepreneurs, 2 of the 22 new projects from the Call 2020…

Editorial office / Brussels

Food waste

Model2Bio supports reuse of food industry waste streams

About 50% of the global waste is organic. At the European level, a solution is now…

Editorial office / Brussels

Emissions smoking chimneys

Up to € 10 billion for low-carbon technology

Companies and consortia that are or are going to use innovative low-carbon technology can soon apply…

Editorial office

Biotechnology essential for sustainable European agriculture

Biotechnology indispensable for sustainable food system

Biotechnology will be indispensable to preserve biodiversity and accelerate the transition towards a more sustainable food…

Editorial office / Brussels

PET bootles for recycling

Plastics recyclers cease production

European Plastics recycling industry is closing production due to the current market developments caused by the…

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CBE JU Stakeholder Forum

The EGG Brussels, Bruxelles

European Week of Regions and Cities 2023

European Parliament, Leopold Quarter

Inclusion of Primary Production in Biobased value chains

Koninklijke Vlaamse Academie van België voor Wetenschappen en Kunsten, Bruxelles