Sustainable Use of and Value Creation from Renewable Resources in a Biobased Economy in Flanders - A Swot-analysis

R. Guisson, M. Uyttebroek, L. Diels, L. Pelkmans, D. Carrez, G. Van Huylenbroeck & A. Verspecht
This study aims to support the Flemish Government in developing its own strategy for a biobased economy (BBE) and to draft recommendations for an integrated and sustainable economic innovation policy. For this Flanders biobased assets were identified and used as the basis for defining policy choices for the BBE. The study reveals that the impact of the BBE is already significant in Flanders. The biobased industrial sectors already account for up to 9% of the...