Former Biodegradable Plastics Society, Japan (BPS) has changed the name to Japan
BioPlastics Association (JBPA) on 15th of June 2007.
Japan BioPlastics Association (JBPA) was established in 1989 Japan as
the name of Biodegradable Plastics Society, Japan (BPS).
Since then, with more than 200 membership companies, JBPA has been making
many efforts to promote the recognition and the business development
of "Biodegradable Plastics" and "Biomass-based Plastics" in
JBPA keeps close cooperation basis with US (BPI), EU (European Bioplastics)
, China (BMG) and Korea and continues the discussion with them about
various technical items, such as the Analytical method to evaluate the
biodegradability, the products specification, the recognition and labelling
system etc. We think the close communication within Asian area is most
important especially connected with the rapid development activity in