What is the Sustainable Biomass Partnership?

The Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) is a unique certification scheme designed for woody biomass, mostly in the form of wood pellets and wood chips, used in industrial, large-scale energy production.

SBP's vision is an economically, environmentally and socially sustainable solid biomass supply chain that contributes to a low carbon economy. SBP has developed a certification framework to provide assurance that woody biomass is sourced from legal and sustainable sources.

Read more about our SBP Framework >



Latest News

26 September 16

Deferral of the introduction of fees for Certificate Holders

On 1 April 2016 SBP published two proposed fee schedules, one for Certificate Holders and one for Certification Bodies, which were scheduled to be effective from 1 October 2016. In September, the SBP Board decided to defer the introduction of fees for all Certificate Holders. } read on

22 September 16

SBP approves its first 50 certifications

A year on from celebrating the first Biomass Producer certification, the Sustainable Biomass Partnership (SBP) has today announced that 50 organisations have now been certified in accordance with the SBP certification scheme. } read on