Factsheet: Regional Cluster "Renewable Raw Materials"

Regional Cluster "Renewable Raw Materials"

Key Information
Full name of Instrument & Measure (English): 
Regional Cluster Renewable Raw Materials
Full name of Instrument & Measure (native language): 
Regionales Cluster Nachwachsende Rohstoffe
Description: 
The “Straubing Cluster of Renewable Raw Materials” is co-sponsored by the Bavarian Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Forestry and constitutes a platform for companies and scientific institutions.The distinctive profiling in the field of supply, characterisation and processing of renewable raw materials plus the newly developed joint umbrella brand “Straubing – the region of renewable raw materials” has made it possible to raise the interest of companies nationwide for the utilisation of renewable raw materials. In competition with other regions Straubing has emerged as a model region. The support of the “Cluster for Renewable Raw Materials” means that the potential for business activities will be expanded and doors opened for cooperations throughout the whole of Europe. The joint action of the partners from politics, industry and science creates a decisive competitive edge in Straubing.
Goal/Aim: 
The goal is to promote the material and energy utilisation of renewable raw materials along the whole value creation chain.
Responsible Authority: 
BioCampus Straubing GmbH Co-Funding: Bavarian Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Forestry

Status:

Year Instrument & Measure Started: 
2009