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First in the world: SAF supplier SkyNRG receives RSB CORSIA certification

Sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) pioneer SkyNRG announced today that they are the first in the world to receive a RSB CORSIA certification. This announcement marks another milestone in the history of SAF certification. This CORSIA certification enables SkyNRG to supply […]

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Neste Components achieves RSB Certification as a Trader

Neste Components, the Dutch subsidiary of Finnish oil and biofuel refining company Neste, has achieved certification as a trader of Hydrotreated Esters and Fatty Acids (HEFA) and Hydrotreated Vegetable Oil (HVO) in line with the RSB EU RED scheme, which […]

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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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Nippon Refine has achieved RSB certification

Japan-based company Nippon Refine Co., Ltd has recently gained certification to the RSB Standard. The company refines ethanol that is produced from captured waste carbon monoxide from industrial steel plants by another RSB-certified operator, LanzaTech. Nippon Refine wants to replace current petroleum-based solvents with […]

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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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Better interest rates for RSB-certified sustainable smallholder farmers in Brazil

Smallholder farmers certified to RSB in Guariba, Brazil can now access new, lower interest credit to support their businesses thanks to a new initiative from RSB certified operator Socicana — a sugarcane farmers’ association in Guariba. Socicana has partnered with […]

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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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Hans Lautrup Chemicals A/S receives RSB Global Certification

Danish chemical company Hans Lautrup Chemicals A/S has achieved RSB Certification as a trader for the purchase and sale of sustainable RSB certified Polypropylene and Polyethylene products. The company is a leading Scandinavian distributor of polymers and has a presence […]

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