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Name:
Expert Group for Bio-based Products (E02886)
Active
Group which operates on a permanent basis
Policy Area:
Agriculture
Enterprise
Environment
Internal Market
Other
Regional Policy
Research and Innovation
Lead DG:
ENTR - Enterprise and Industry DG
Associated DG:
AGRI - Agriculture and Rural Development DG
ENV - Environment DG
REGIO - Regional Policy DG
RTD - Research DG
MARE - Maritime Affairs and Fisheries DG
ENER - Energy DG
Type:
Informal, Temporary
Scope:
Limited
Mission:
The main mandates of the Group are (1) to monitor and support the development of the policy framework / implementation of the priority recommendations proposed by the Lead Market Initiative Ad-hoc Advisory Group for Bio-based Products, (2) to propose demand-side industrial policy actions conducive to the market uptake of bio-based products and processes (standardisation, public procurement, awareness raising, labelling, etc.) and (3) to map bio-based products and relevant bioeconomy related activities and exchanging of good practices at regional, national, international and EU-level aimed at increasing the competitiveness of the European industry.
Task:
Assist the Commission in the preparation of legislation or in policy definition
Coordinates with Member States, exchange of views
Other
The main tasks of the Group are to monitor and reflect on the implementationof the LMI priority recommendations, to identify and monitor demand-side policy actions conducive to the market uptake of bio-based products (standardisation, public procurement, labelling), and the mapping of activities and exchange of good practices at regional, national, international and EU-level.
Composition:
Academia (Education), Association (Agriculture, Industry, Public health, Other (Public procurement)), Research Institute (Research), NGO (Environment, Forestry, Other (Chemistry, Standardisation)), National administrations
Contact:
entr-expert-biobased@ec.europa.eu
Publication in RegExp:
02 Jul 2013
Last updated:
29 Apr 2014
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