Eco-innovation Greener business through smart solutions
Eco-innovation is important not only for businesses in the green niche, but to help the wider European economy become more competitive and resilient. Support from the eco-innovation initiative is helping home-grown innovation gain a market within Europe.
European Commission, 2013
ERA-NET in the area of food, agriculture and fisheries, and biotechnology
More than the 90 % of the EU publicly funded research in the areas of food, agriculture, fisheries and biotechnology is conducted at national or regional level. The ERA-NET scheme has been developed by the European Commission to overcome the frag- mentation and duplication of research efforts in these areas.
Published in 2010
Industrial Biotechnology - More than green fuel in a dirty economy?
Exploring the transformational potential of industrial biotechnology on the way to a green economy.
WWF Denmark, 2009
GHG Emission Reductions With Industrial Biotechnology: Assessing the Opportunities
This report focuses on undertaking a first estimate of the GHG emission reductions that could be achieved, on a global scale, if the potential of sustainable biotechnologies is fully harvested.
WWF Denmark, 2009
The Bioeconomy to 2030 - Designing a Policy Agenda
Die OECD analysiert die Potenziale, die die Biotechnologie für eine bio-basierte Wirtschaft bietet. (englischsprachig)
OECD International Futures Programme, 2009
Quantitative Modelling of Industrial Biotechnology and Renewable Chemicals
Final Report to Department of Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform on the application of Industrial Biotechnology as an important market for the UK.
Arthur D. Little Ltd, Cambridge, 2009
OECD “The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda - Biotechnology: Ethical and social debates
“The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda”
OECD International Futures Programme, 2008
OECD International Futures Project on “The Bioeconomy to 2030: Designing a Policy Agenda”
The Role of Biotechnology Intellectual Property Rights in the Bioeconomy of 2030
OECD International Futures Programme, 2007
Competitiveness of the European biotechnology industry
This note analyses the state of competitiveness of the European biotechnology industry.
European Commission, 2007
En Route to the Knowledge-Based Bio-Economy
Renowned experts from academia and industry contributed to an expert paper which outlines the perspectives of a Knowledge-Based Bio-Economy (KBBE) within the next 20 years.
Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung, 2007
The great white way
Germany's detergent industry has led the way in giving industrial biotech an acceptable "clean" face.
Chemical Business ICIS Europe ME Asia /05.03.2007
German industry collaborating closely on microbial genome research
Prominent companies in the chemicals, pharmaceuticals and nutrition industries have come together for the first time under the umbrella of the "Industrieverbund Mikrobielle Genomforschung".
Biotechnology Journal 2/2007
Public-private partnership supports industrial biotechnology
The German government in close cooperation with prominent chemical companies supports the development of industrial - so called "white" - biotechnology in Germany.
European Biotechnology Science & Industry News No 1-2/2007
Biotechnology for sustainable Growth and development
OECD Biotechnology for sustainable Growth and development