The power of collaboration

The RSB is driving the development of the bioeconomy for a better world through certification, sustainability solutions, innovation and partnerships.

Collaborative efforts amongst the various funding, project and sector partners enable sustainability issues to be addressed in the most comprehensive manner and we value working together with the likes of Boeing, Packard, SECO, the US Department of Energy, WWF SA, various universities and the ISEAL alliance and its members.

RSB Recognises the naturemade star certification for Biomethane Feedstock in RSB certified Advanced Products

Easing the entry of certified biomethane into RSB supply chains, we are pleased to announce that following an in-depth benchmarking process, RSB is now able to accept biomethane certified with the Swiss quality seal naturemade star. By recognising other systems […]

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RSB Joins Global Business Coalition to Take Action for Nature

Last month, RSB officially joined the Business for Nature coalition of businesses and organisations seeking to reverse the global biodiversity loss crisis by 2030. Aiming to provide a united business voice that can demonstrate and amplify existing commitments to protecting […]

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INOVYN Launches a New Generation of PVC, with a 100% RSB-Certified Sustainable Supply Chain

The world’s first certification to RSB’s new Advanced Products Standard was announced today, with the launch of INOVYN’s latest generation of PVC with a 100% RSB-certified supply chain. For the production of BIOVYNTM fossil feedstock has been substituted with bio-attributed ethylene […]

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The FPIC-360 Tool for Monitoring and Verifying Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC)

Equitable Origin (EO) and RSB are delighted to have received replication grant funding from the ISEAL Innovation Fund to continue the development of the FPIC-360° tool for monitoring and verifying Free, Prior and Informed Consent (FPIC) in an EO initiative in partnership […]

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RSB in the ICAO Environmental Report

ICAO has launched its 2019 ICAO Environmental Report “Destination Green: The Next Chapter” where you can read about RSB’s leadership in the aviation industry in a section titled: Preparing for Take-Off: RSB and the Role of the Standard in Driving […]

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Blue Angel Recommends RSB as Only System to Fulfil their Criteria in New Study

Germany (and the world’s) oldest eco label, Blauer Engel (Blue Angel), recently conducted research that showed that RSB is the only certification system for biomass that fulfil their own rigorous requirements to be recognised under their own approach. This 147-page […]

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RSB joins the Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture

RSB is proud to announce that we have joined the Brazilian Coalition on Climate, Forests and Agriculture. For the RSB, knowing the power of collective action, the importance of engaging with this multi-stakeholder coalition could not be clearer. There is […]

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New Directors Cement RSB’s Vision for a Sustainable and Circular Bioeconomy

This week RSB’s Board of Directors welcomed new leaders to drive the vision of this innovative, solutions-oriented and future-focused organisation. Having been involved and committed to RSB for many years, Maiju Helin of UPM Biofuels and Laurel Harmon of LanzaTech […]

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RSB expands footprint in Africa with new projects, members

Reflecting our commitment to regional representation, RSB’s drive for new members across sub-Saharan Africa in the first part of 2019 has seen us welcome 3 new organisations to our community: Solidaridad Network – Southern Africa in South Africa, ICENECDEV (International […]

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