Federal Association for By-Products as Animal Feed

The Federal Association for By-products as Animal Feed (BFaN) represents the interests of member companies who manufacture straight and compound feeds from food industry by-products. The by-products come from the production of bread and bakery products, chocolate, snacks, processed foods and powdered milk products.


Objectives & activities

The association views itself as a representative for its members, acting as an interface between the latter and the authorities, economic associations and the public.

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Focus on quality

The association views the ongoing development of joint quality standards as a central task.

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Environment and sustainability

The association is committed to achieving a responsible, sustainable closed-loop economy.

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Read the EFFPA's statement on the concerns WWF Germany published about the presence of plastic packaging residues in animal feed on 4 October 2018.