Federal Office for Agriculture and Food

Information Materials

This page offers information material concerning sustainable biomass production.

As to information material, the leaflet General Information by the BLE offers a brief introduction to the subject. The other leaflets list information of relevance for commercial operators in the sustainable biomass production and supply chain.

Two BLE manuals (in German) offer information on the issuance of proofs of sustainability by oil mills and other installations that process bioliquids or biogas to the quality level required for final use, and they inform commercial operators on how to apply for partial proofs of sustainability.

The BLE Guideline (in German) offers a comprehensive overview of matters concerning sustainable biomass production.

Evaluation and Progress Reports


Frequently Asked Questions


Manuals / Guidelines (in English and in German)


Leaflets / Guidelines