NewsComments Off on Public hearing for Norwegian Bioeconomy Strategy
The Norwegian Government is aiming to present a national strategy for the Bioeconomy during the Autumn of 2016. The Minister of Agriculture and Food Jon Georg Dale, the Minister of Trade and Industry Monica Mæland, and the Minister of Fisheries Per Sandberg will be responsible for the preparation of the strategy. The strategy will take into account the input from the public consultation launched in the spring 2015.
The contribution (in Norwegian) from SusValueWaste to the public consultation can be downloaded here
Waste and other residual materials from industries and households are of increasing value in today’s economy. Substances that have long represented a cost to the economy are now becoming a valuable resource. Exploiting the full potential of these resources requires increased innovation, systemic change as well as better regulation and governance.