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Hanwa Becomes the First Company to Attain RSB Japan FIT Certification

The very first certification to RSB’s Japan FIT Standard has been issued to Hanwa, one of Japan’s biggest importers of Palm Kernel Shells (PKS) for the energy market in the country. RSB has adapted its best-in-class sustainability standard to enable […]

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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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Hornbæk Plast Industri A/S Achieves RSB Certification

Danish packaging company Hornbæk Plast Industri A/S has achieved certification for the production of bio-attributed plastic bottles from forestry industry residues under the RSB Advanced Products Standard. Through this certification, bottles produced by Hornbæk Plast Industri A/S are actively contributing […]

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Call for Proposals: 3rd Organisational Review of RSB

RSB is seeking a consultant, or team of consultants, with extensive knowledge of voluntary certification organisations, to undertake an external review of RSB’s strategy and operations based on a benchmark of RSB against similar organisations.  The review should enable the […]

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Building Europe’s first of its kind Alcohol-to-Jet production plant

Sustainable aviation fuel produced from waste-based ethanol resources The FLITE consortium, led by SkyNRG and with LanzaTech as the technology provider, will build the first-of-its-kind LanzaJetTM Alcohol to Jet (AtJ) facility. The facility will convert waste-based ethanol to sustainable aviation […]

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RSB officially recognised by ICAO for CORSIA

RSB has officially been recognised by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) for the certification of CORSIA-eligible Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF) with its new RSB CORSIA Standard. SAF producers and airlines are now able demonstrate compliance with Carbon Offsetting and Reduction Scheme […]

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ICENECDEV Joins Humanitarian Call to Halt Nature Loss

RSB member ICENECDEV has joined with developmental and humanitarian organisations around the world to call on governments and heads of state to halt and reverse biodiversity loss and put nature and ecosystems on a path to recovery by 2030. The […]

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ATAG identifies RSB membership as key tool for airlines decarbonising

The Air Transport Action Group (ATAG), an independent coalition of aviation industry experts focused on sustainable development and climate change, has published its Waypoint 2050 report which analyses how the aviation sector can meet a major climate goal of cutting CO2 emissions […]

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RSB, SA Canegrowers Research Points to SAF Potential in South Africa

RSB has been working with the South African Canegrowers Association (SA Canegrowers) to identify opportunities for South African sugarcane ethanol to access local and international biofuels markets, particularly for the production of Sustainable Aviation Fuels (SAF).  The South African sugarcane industry is looking to […]

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