BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

This task force is working on a practical guidance document for the movement of biological materials.

This task force aims to develop of a practical guidance document (“Manual for the movement of biological materials”) for BBP members on the recommended practices focused on

  1. regulation
  2. import/export requirements
  3. packing instructions

for a specific type of biological material including government agency contact persons.

The manual will be a living document, with necessary adaptations according to evolutions on the legal front (e.g. Access and benefit Sharing of Genetic resources), and mentioning procedures that were developed in collaboration with the legislators (e.g. CITES).

Any further information on the activities of this task force can be obtained in contacting its leader.

Transport of Biologicals:  known consignor security declaration.

Task Force members

Astrid Coppens

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Chair of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

Ablynx nv
Technologiepark 21
9052 Zwijnaarde
Belgium

René Custers

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Chair of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

VIB
Rijvisschestraat 120
BE-9052 Ghent
Belgium

Frederik De Cooman

Member of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

CropDesign-BASF Plant Science
Technologiepark 21
9052 Zwijnaarde
Belgium

Toon De Kesel

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Member of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

FEBRIS BIORISK CONSULTING bvba
Imkerstraat 8
9880 Aalter
Belgium

Esmeralda Prat

Member of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

Bayer CropScience (B)
Technologiepark 38
9052 Gent
Belgium

Patrick Rüdelsheim

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Member of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

PERSEUS BVBA
Kortrijksesteenweg 127
9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
Belgium

Karen van der Meulen

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Member of BBP Movement of Biological materials Task Force

PERSEUS BVBA
Kortrijksesteenweg 127
9830 Sint-Martens-Latem
Belgium