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Sustainability Transition Assessment and Research of Bio-based Products

Deliverables

Recommendations concerning current sustainability standards associated with bio-based products (output of T8.1) and amendments to current standards of bio-based products (output of T8.2 and T8.3)

Recommendations concerning current sustainability standards associated with bio-based products (output of T8.1) and amendments to current standards of bio-based products (output of T8.2 and T8.3)

Fast-track documentation for the procedure of certification of bio-based products (output of T8.7)

Fast-track documentation for the procedure of certification of bio-based products (output of T8.7)

Life cycle inventory of feedstock production and upstream processing

Life cycle inventory of feedstock production and upstream processing

Land Use Changes applied to the case studies

Land Use Changes applied to the case studies

Blueprint of sustainability certification schemes for bio-based products (output of T8.4, T8.5 and T8.6)

Blueprint of sustainability certification schemes for bio-based products (output of T8.4, T8.5 and T8.6)

Criteria and indicators developed for conducting S-LCA social impact assessment

Criteria and indicators developed for conducting S-LCA social impact assessment

Selection of environmental indicators and impact categories for the life cycle assessment of bio-based products

Selection of environmental indicators and impact categories for the life cycle assessment of bio-based products

Potential links to BE monitoring activities and their support by STAR-ProBio results

Potential links to BE monitoring activities and their support by STAR-ProBio results

Recommendations for standards and criteria for (eco)labels for bio-based products

Recommendations for standards and criteria for (eco)labels for bio-based products

Set of recommendations for land use policies

Set of recommendations for land use policies

Examination of existing ILUC approaches and application to bio-based materials

Examination of existing ILUC approaches and application to bio-based materials

Report on end-of-life social and socio-economic assessment

Report on end-of-life social and socio-economic assessment

Report on policy effectiveness and alternative scenarios comparison

Report on policy effectiveness and alternative scenarios comparison

Proposal for a co-regulation framework for the use of sustainability certification schemes in the production of bio-based products

Proposal for a co-regulation framework for the use of sustainability certification schemes in the production of bio-based products

Report summarizing the findings of the literature review on environmental indicators related to bio-based products

Report summarizing the findings of the literature review on environmental indicators related to bio-based products

Acceptance factors among consumers and businesses for bio-based sustainability schemes

Acceptance factors among consumers and businesses for bio-based sustainability schemes

Comprehensive overview of existing regulatory and voluntary frameworks on sustainability assessment

Comprehensive overview of existing regulatory and voluntary frameworks on sustainability assessment

Results of the experiment / Case study

Results of the experiment / Case study

Assessing sustainability of managed end-of-life options for bio-based products in a circular economy

Assessing sustainability of managed end-of-life options for bio-based products in a circular economy

Mapping of relevant value chains and stakeholders

Mapping of relevant value chains and stakeholders

Environmental impact assessment of feedstock production and upstream processing

Environmental impact assessment of feedstock production and upstream processing

Third year report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

Third year report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

Actions to promote social acceptance

Actions to promote social acceptance

First year report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

Annual report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

Launch and management of dedicated website and social media

Launch and management of dedicated website and social media.

Second year report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

Second year report on communication, dissemination and publication activities

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Publications

Gaps and Research Demand for Sustainability Certification and Standardisation in a Sustainable Bio-Based Economy in the EU

Author(s): Stefan Majer, Simone Wurster, David Moosmann, Luana Ladu, Beike Sumfleth, Daniela Thrän
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 10/7, 2018, Page(s) 2455, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su10072455

Bridging the Gaps for a ‘Circular’ Bioeconomy: Selection Criteria, Bio-Based Value Chain and Stakeholder Mapping

Author(s): Kadambari Lokesh, Luana Ladu, Louise Summerton
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 10/6, 2018, Page(s) 1695, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su10061695

Social Life Cycle Approach as a Tool for Promoting the Market Uptake of Bio-Based Products from a Consumer Perspective

Author(s): Pasquale Falcone, Enrica Imbert
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 10/4, 2018, Page(s) 1031, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su10041031

Integrated evaluation of wine lees valorization to produce value-added products

Author(s): Antonio Cortés, Maria Teresa Moreira, Gumersindo Feijoo
Published in: Waste Management, Issue 95, 2019, Page(s) 70-77, ISSN 0956-053X
DOI: 10.1016/j.wasman.2019.05.056

Comparative environmental Life Cycle Assessment of integral revalorization of vine shoots from a biorefinery perspective

Author(s): Patricia Gullón, Beatriz Gullón, Izaskun Dávila, Jalel Labidi, Sara Gonzalez-Garcia
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, Issue 624, 2018, Page(s) 225-240, ISSN 0048-9697
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2017.12.036

End-of-waste life: Inventory of alternative end-of-use recirculation routes of bio-based plastics in the European Union context

Author(s): Demetres Briassoulis, Anastasia Pikasi, Miltiadis Hiskakis
Published in: Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology, Issue 49/20, 2019, Page(s) 1835-1892, ISSN 1064-3389
DOI: 10.1080/10643389.2019.1591867

Transitioning towards the bio‐economy: Assessing the social dimension through a stakeholder lens

Author(s): Pasquale Marcello Falcone, Sara González García, Enrica Imbert, Lucía Lijó, María Teresa Moreira, Almona Tani, Valentina Elena Tartiu, Piergiuseppe Morone
Published in: Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management, Issue 26(5), 2019, Page(s) 1009-1153, ISSN 1535-3958
DOI: 10.1002/csr.1791

Sustainable production of bio-based chemicals and polymers via integrated biomass refining and bioprocessing in a circular bioeconomy context

Author(s): Sofia Maria Ioannidou, Chrysanthi Pateraki, Dimitrios Ladakis, Harris Papapostolou, Maria Tsakona, Anestis Vlysidis, Ioannis K. Kookos, Apostolis Koutinas
Published in: Bioresource Technology, Issue 307, 2020, Page(s) 123093, ISSN 0960-8524
DOI: 10.1016/j.biortech.2020.123093

Environmental implications of biohydrogen based energy production from steam reforming of alcoholic waste

Author(s): Antonio Cortés, Gumersindo Feijoo, Antonio Chica, Javier Francisco Da Costa-Serra, María Teresa Moreira
Published in: Industrial Crops and Products, Issue 138, 2019, Page(s) 111465, ISSN 0926-6690
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2019.111465

Environmental Life Cycle Assessment of industrial pine roundwood production in Brazilian forests

Author(s): Fabiane Salles Ferro, Diogo Aparecido Lopes Silva, Felipe Hideyoshi Icimoto, Francisco Antonio Rocco Lahr, Sara González-García
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, Issue 640-641, 2018, Page(s) 599-608, ISSN 0048-9697
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.05.262

Exploring the production of bio-succinic acid from apple pomace using an environmental approach

Author(s): Sara González-García, Lucía Argiz, Patricia Míguez, Beatriz Gullón
Published in: Chemical Engineering Journal, Issue 350, 2018, Page(s) 982-991, ISSN 1385-8947
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2018.06.052

Estimating the environmental impacts of a brewery waste–based biorefinery: Bio-ethanol and xylooligosaccharides joint production case study

Author(s): Sara González-García, Pablo Comendador Morales, Beatriz Gullón
Published in: Industrial Crops and Products, Issue 123, 2018, Page(s) 331-340, ISSN 0926-6690
DOI: 10.1016/j.indcrop.2018.07.003

Exploring the production of bio-energy from wood biomass. Italian case study

Author(s): Sara González-García, Jacopo Bacenetti
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, Issue 647, 2019, Page(s) 158-168, ISSN 0048-9697
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.07.295

The transition towards a bio-based economy: A comparative study based on social network analysis

Author(s): Enrica Imbert, Luana Ladu, Almona Tani, Piergiuseppe Morone
Published in: Journal of Environmental Management, Issue 230, 2019, Page(s) 255-265, ISSN 0301-4797
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.09.068

Assessing the environmental sustainability of glucose from wheat as a fermentation feedstock

Author(s): Iana Salim, Sara González-García, Gumersindo Feijoo, Maria Teresa Moreira
Published in: Journal of Environmental Management, Issue 247, 2019, Page(s) 323-332, ISSN 0301-4797
DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2019.06.016

Comparative evaluation of lignocellulosic biorefinery scenarios under a life-cycle assessment approach

Author(s): Sara Bello, Carmen Ríos, Gumersindo Feijoo, María Teresa Moreira
Published in: Biofuels, Bioproducts and Biorefining, Issue 12/6, 2018, Page(s) 1047-1064, ISSN 1932-104X
DOI: 10.1002/bbb.1921

Hybridised sustainability metrics for use in life cycle assessment of bio-based products: resource efficiency and circularity

Author(s): Kadambari Lokesh, Avtar S. Matharu, Ioannis K. Kookos, Dimitris Ladakis, Apostolis Koutinas, Piergiuseppe Morone, James Clark
Published in: Green Chemistry, Issue 22/3, 2020, Page(s) 803-813, ISSN 1463-9262
DOI: 10.1039/C9GC02992C

Environmental external cost of poplar wood chips sustainable production

Author(s): Ewelina Olba-Zięty, Mariusz J. Stolarski, Michał Krzyżaniak, Janusz Gołaszewski
Published in: Journal of Cleaner Production, Issue 252, 2020, Page(s) 119854, ISSN 0959-6526
DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119854

Bio-Based Products in the Automotive Industry: The Need for Ecolabels, Standards, and Regulations

Author(s): Simone Wurster, Luana Ladu
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 12/4, 2020, Page(s) 1623, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su12041623

Effect of Bio-Based Products on Waste Management

Author(s): Irena Wojnowska-Baryła, Dorota Kulikowska, Katarzyna Bernat
Published in: Sustainability, Issue 12/5, 2020, Page(s) 2088, ISSN 2071-1050
DOI: 10.3390/su12052088

Strengths and gaps of the EU frameworks for the sustainability assessment of bio-based products and bioenergy

Author(s): David Moosmann, Stefan Majer, Sergio Ugarte, Luana Ladu, Simone Wurster, Daniela Thrän
Published in: Energy, Sustainability and Society, Issue 10/1, 2020, ISSN 2192-0567
DOI: 10.1186/s13705-020-00251-8

Harmonization of criteria and operationalization of sustainable development indicators in the assessment of bioproducts

Author(s): Witkowska-Dąbrowska, Mirosława; Napiórkowska-Baryła, Agnieszka; Świdyńska, Natalia
Published in: Ekonomia i Środowisko, Issue 1/72, 2020, Page(s) 60-73, ISSN 0867-8898
DOI: 10.34659/2020/1/4

Meeting the Europe 2020 Strategy sustainable development guidelines by Poland

Author(s): Mirosława Witkowska-Dąbrowska, Natalia Świdyńska, Agnieszka Napiórkowska-Baryła
Published in: Prace Naukowe Uniwersytetu Ekonomicznego we Wrocławiu, Issue 63/9, 2019, Page(s) 103-116, ISSN 1899-3192
DOI: 10.15611/pn.2019.9.09

Tackling Uncertainty in the Bio-Based Economy

Author(s): Pasquale Marcello Falcone, Enrica Imbert
Published in: International Journal of Standardization Research, Issue 17 10.4018/IJSR.2019 http://services.igi-global.com/resolvedoi/resolve.aspx?doi=10.4018/IJSR.2019/1, 2019, Page(s) 74-84, ISSN 2470-8542
DOI: 10.4018/IJSR.2019010105

Production of flavonol quercetin and fructooligosaccharides from onion (Allium cepa L.) waste: An environmental life cycle approach

Author(s): Beatriz Santiago, Ana Arias Calvo, Beatriz Gullón, Gumersindo Feijoo, Maria Teresa Moreira, Sara González-García
Published in: Chemical Engineering Journal, Issue 392, 2020, Page(s) 123772, ISSN 1385-8947
DOI: 10.1016/j.cej.2019.123772

Life cycle assessment of autochthonous varieties of wheat and artisanal bread production in Galicia, Spain

Author(s): Iana Câmara-Salim, Fernando Almeida-García, Sara González-García, Angeles Romero-Rodríguez, Benigno Ruíz-Nogueiras, Santiago Pereira-Lorenzo, Gumersindo Feijoo, Maria Teresa Moreira
Published in: Science of The Total Environment, Issue 713, 2020, Page(s) 136720, ISSN 0048-9697
DOI: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.136720

Metrics for quantifying the circularity of bioplastics: The case of bio-based and biodegradable mulch films

Author(s): Francesco Razza, Cristiana Briani, Tony Breton, Diego Marazza
Published in: Resources, Conservation and Recycling, Issue 159, 2020, Page(s) 104753, ISSN 0921-3449
DOI: 10.1016/j.resconrec.2020.104753

Recirculation potential of post-consumer /industrial bio-based plastics through mechanical recycling - Techno-economic sustainability criteria and indicators

Author(s): Demetres Briassoulis, Anastasia Pikasi, Miltiadis Hiskakis
Published in: Polymer Degradation and Stability, 2020, Page(s) 109217, ISSN 0141-3910
DOI: 10.1016/j.polymdegradstab.2020.109217

Transition Towards a Sustainable Biobased Economy

Author(s): Piergiuseppe Morone, James H Clark
Published in: RSC Green Chemistry Series, 2020
DOI: 10.1039/9781839160271

2.59 - Biorefinery Engineering

Author(s): Chrysanthi Pateraki, Aikaterini Papadaki, Apostolis Koutinas, Vasiliki Kachrimanidou
Published in: Comprehensive Biotechnology (Third Edition), Issue Volume 2: Engineering Perspectives in Biotechnology, 2019, Page(s) 879-892
DOI: 10.1016/b978-0-444-64046-8.00107-5

Inventory of food processing side streams in EU and prospects for biorefinery development

Author(s): D. Ladakis, H. Papapostolou, A. Vlysidis, A. Koutina
Published in: Food Industry Wastes 2nd Edition, 2020, Page(s) Chapter 9