There are already a wide range of commercially available bio-based products on the market offering a diverse range of functionalities. However, what can they be used for and why should the public sector purchase them? And how can procurers ensure that they have been produced in a sustainable manner? What types of standards are available?
In an attempt to provide more information about the most relevant issues concerning bio-based products and services, a series of factsheets were published during the course of InnProBio which focused just on these and other similar issues.
Factsheet #1: What are bio-based products?
Factsheet #2: Sustainability of bio-based products
|Factsheet #3: Biodegradability - |
Exposing some of the myths and facts
|Factsheet #4: Bio-based products and |
services in the circular economy
Factsheet #5: Life Cycle Assessment (LCA)