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NEWS & INNOVATION

Nicola Noponen Appointed as RSB Standards Director

RSB’s interim Executive Director, Elena Schmidt, is pleased to announce that Nicola Noponen has been appointed as the RSB Standards Director. Nicola has been a key member of RSB’s technical staff since November 2018 and has been closely involved in […]

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RSB Leadership Transition

After an eight-year tenure as RSB Executive Director, during which he led the establishment and consolidation of RSB as an independent organisation and its expansion to new products, markets and partnerships, Rolf Hogan has decided to explore new horizons. “It has been […]

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GranBio achieves RSB certificate for its cellulosic ethanol in Europe

Bioflex Agroindustrial has achieved an internationally recognised certification from the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB), a global standard for biofuels and other bio-based and circular fuels and materials. Part of GranBio, a Brazilian biotechnology company and pioneer in the production […]

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Nuseed Carinata: Restoring the Earth through regenerative agriculture

For the people who grow Nuseed Carinata as a cover crop the benefit comes from improved soil health and reduced erosion – and a new income for agricultural communities. What’s more, the crop’s significant biomass and deep roots efficiently remove […]

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New participants join Steering Committee overseeing the development of the Ethiopian SAF Roadmap

RSB is pleased to announce that the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority (ECAA) and the Environment, Forest and Climate Change Commission (EFCCC) have recently joined the national Steering Committee that is guiding the development of the Ethiopian SAF Roadmap. The Steering […]

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RSB’s first certified operator, Manildra Group, renews certificate for third time

The very first operator worldwide to achieve certification to the RSB (Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterial) Standard, Australian producer Shoalhaven Starches (part of the family-owned Australian Manildra Group) has recently completed their 3rd re-certification. Since 2012, Manildra have been producing RSB-certified […]

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Tetra Pak Introduces RSB-certified recycled polymers

Tetra Pak has announced the introduction of certified recycled polymers, becoming the first company in the food and beverage packaging industry to be awarded the Roundtable on Sustainable Biomaterials (RSB) Advanced Products certification. Its carton packages integrating attributed[1] recycled polymers are […]

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RSB: ISEAL Code Compliant Member since 2015

RSB is ISEAL Code Compliant. Our system has been independently evaluated against ISEAL’s Codes of Good Practice –– a globally-recognised framework for effective, credible sustainability systems. ISEAL is the global membership organisation for ambitious, collaborative and transparent sustainability systems. It […]

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RSB Webinar: Chemicals & Polymers — Industry Insight & Action

RSB invites you to a panel discussion where we will explore solutions for the ongoing sustainable transformation of the chemicals & polymers sector. This event has passed, you can view a recording of the panel discussion below or on Youtube, […]

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