Joint statement on the revision of the EU bioeconomy strategy by CEPF, COPA and COGECA, ELO and USSE.
The European Bioeconomy Alliance (EUBA) calls for the implementation of concrete measures and long‐term support across the following themes: Availability of sustainably produced Biomass, Fostering Investment and Market Development.
On 16 November 2017, the European Commission published a review of the 2012 EU Bioeconomy Strategy. The review underlines some crucial bioeconomy developments in several Member States, such as the development of national and regional bioeconomy strategies.
Europe’s forests already make a great contribution to the bio-based economy. The future Bioeconomy Strategy should acknowledge this and further strengthen the opportunities forests can offer when taking further steps towards a low carbon economy.
CEPF, COPA and COGECA, ELO, EUSTAFOR, USSE joint statement on the draft CEN standard for bio-based products sustainability criteria