The Indonesian government led by Joko Widodo is planning to introduce an excise tax plan related to plastics. It is not the first time for the Asian country, because in mid-2016 the government proposed to impose an excise tax of

Japan will aggressively pursue the export of renewable energy technologies to tap into growth spurred via the worldwide transition to clean energy sources necessitated by the onset of climate change. This message was delivered by Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida. Emphasizing that

In India coastal and marine resources are an area of focused scientific attention of the Department of Biotechnology within the Ministry of Science and Technology, which has taken several measures for their conservation and management. These include development of bioremediation

No one can stop the sustainable bioeconomy revolution. Neither the President of the United States, Donald Trump, nor the strong conservatisms that are hiding in that part of the political and industrial class concerned only to defend their rents. We are

The forestry sector is at the heart of the Canadian bioeconomy plan. While Donald Trump has announced the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement, the Federal Government led by Justine Trudeau has announced its support to Canada's forest

The Canadian federal government launched the Innovation Superclusters Initiative. The goal is to help specific high potential Canadian economic strengths to advance technical platforms to enhance their world leadership position. The Canadian bioeconomy covers a wide range of Canadian traditional and

European Commission enhances cooperation for sustainable development of the blue economy in the Western Mediterranean. The sea’s biodiversity is under severe pressure with a recent report indicating that 50% has been lost in the last 50 years. In addition to

The U.S. bioeconomy takes another step forward. The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced $9.6 million in available funding for projects to support the development of new biobased products and biomaterials from renewable