The bio-economy business co-operative is an independent organization and partnership of innovative SMEs in the field of bio-economy, in the northern part of the Netherlands. The cooperative focusses on knowledge sharing and the realization of cost reduction and sales increase for its members.
What does the Bio Cooperative do for its members?
Continually, market-driven projects are being realized within different areas, such as 'Bioprocessing', 'Biochemicals' and 'Biomaterials'. The bio cooperative supports its members in the areas of funding, law, regulation, lobbying, marketing and branding,. It enables members to do the best they can: regional embedding of substantive issues in the field of bio-economy, ánd ensuring economic impact and employment.
The bio cooperative will
- Strengthen economic activity in the bio-economy in northern Netherlands
- Enhance the bio-economy innovation capacity of its members
- Promote operational cooperation between members
Why the Bio Cooperative?
The development of a bio economy is essential. On the one hand, it is necessary to cope with the problems arising from a growing global population, the rapid depletion of natural resources and the increasing pressure on the environment and climate. On the other hand, for maintaining and creating economic growth and employment.