Biowaste to value: how can policy makers help?

Date: 18th October

Time: 1:30pm–6:00pm

Price: £399 for workshop alone or £299 if attending EFIB.

Venue: SECC, Glasgow

Address: SECC, Exhibition Way, Glasgow G3 8YW

Join this practical workshop to gain in-depth insights around the opportunities and barriers to the use of biowaste as a feedstock for bio-based products. This will also be a chance to contribute to a policy brief, outlining the policy support needed in this area.

This session is organised by BioVale as a pre-conference workshop, associated with the European Forum for Industrial Biotechnology (EFIB2016), with international speakers and sessions on urban organic waste and agricultural by-products.

Who should attend?

  • waste management companies looking to add value to their feedstock
  • public authorities interested in developing circular economy and using their urban organic waste productively
  • policy makers, especially regulators, wishing to understand the state of the art and what is coming next
  • chemical companies looking for more sustainable feedstocks
  • academics developing technologies that could be used to valorise waste
  • agricultural specialists

Find out more and register online.