November 12, 2018
by Kristen Sukalac
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EBIC URGES POLICY MAKERS TO ADOPT THE DRAFT FERTILISING PRODUCTS REGULATION

Decision makers must provide fertile ground for EU's continued leadership in the biostimulant industry by adopting regulation according to the current state of negotiations and building in an iterative revision process to continue improving and refining the regulation.

July 12, 2018
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EBA says biostimulants help meet SDG 2

In its new policy paper, “The crucial role of the bioeconomy in achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals”, the European Bioeconomy Alliance (EBA) describes the crucial role the bioeconomy plays across the three pillars of sustainable development: environmental, societal and …

April 27, 2018
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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EBIC at international standardization meeting in China

Speakers from the US Biological Products Industry Alliance (BPIA), the Standardization Administration of the P.R. China (SAC), and industry, all agreed today that Europe has been a pioneer in developing biostimulants. F

January 4, 2018
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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AlgaEnergy joins EBIC

The European Biostimulants Industry Council welcomed AlgaEnergy as a new member of its dynamic and rapidly growing community of companies active in Europe.

October 18, 2017
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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Infographics

A new suite of infographics are currently being created. The first one on the Plant Biostimulant Industry is now available.

July 13, 2017
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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European Parliament vote takes the right direction to support innovation and promote a single market for biostimulants

The voting results of the IMCO Committee have sent a strong signal to the biostimulants’ industry promoting a single market and innovation. In contrast to other fertilising products, the biostimulant industry lacks EU wide rules for market access and product approval.

July 10, 2017
by Lili Chatzikonstantinou
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Why harmonized standards are key for market safe, effective and affordable biostimulants

The objective of harmonized standards, under the New Legislative Framework, is to promote the free movement of goods in a single market and eliminate barriers to trade.
Implementing harmonized standards is a way to ensure that only safe and compliant products find their way to market, enabling all economic players to benefit from a level playing field.