Brazil is well positioned to attain a leading role worldwide in industrial bamboo. Within the context of a bio-based economy, the industrialization of bamboo in Brazil can establish a truly unique system, with important implications for innovations in bio-based, industrial infrastructure, breakthrough technologies in the applications of bamboo and for bamboo as a global source of a renewable industrial raw material.
EcoPlanet Bamboo Chosen as Exclusive Plantation Partner, Solidifying Brazil’s Commitment to a BioBased Economy
Programa Biosfera represents a bilateral collaboration between Brazil and the Netherlands, and focuses on the industrialization of bamboo as a material that can assist Brazil in the shift towards such a biobased economy. The transition towards a sustainable biobased economy requires the utilization of renewable resources, maintaining a balance between extraction and replacement. It requires a systematic approach to ensure that social and environmental impacts are enhanced rather than compromised for economic growth.