EC bio move welcomed

Chynoweth, Emma; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports that the European Association for Bioindustries, EuropaBio, has welcomed an initiative taken by the European Commission, in conjunction with the Finnish Presidency, to promote the development of biorefineries in Europe. EuropaBio will soon publish a policy document on the development of a knowledge-based bioeconomy in Europe. The five main recommendations are cited.


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