| The Commission presents first deliverable of Circular Economy Package with new rules on organic and waste-based fertilisers in the EU.
| Green Creative has developed a food waste depackaging machine that separates organic waste from its packaging without using water and without grinding. By removing the packaging from food residues, Flexidry recovers the fermentable fraction of waste that can be turned into biogas and fertilizer.
| Archroma, a color and specialty chemicals company, announces a new range of "biosynthetic" dyes for cotton and cellulose-based fabrics. "Earthcolors" are derived from almond shells, saw palmetto, rosemary leaves, and other agriculture waste products.