Driving safety, health and sustainability in the European food supply chain

Our members play a vital role in supporting the food chain that takes food from the field onto consumers' tables. EFPRA members protect the public and livestock from diseases by dealing with a wide range of material that needs reprocessing and re-use. This website is a resource to learn more about the EFPRA, animal by-products and reprocessing.



EFPRA makes valuable contribution to BREF SA

From 28 November to 2 December, the final meeting of the Technical Working Group (TWG) for the review of the...

End of year message from EFPRA

Once again, we come to the end of an eventful year within the rendering industry and particularly in the world...
Panoramic view of the city of Napoli (Naples) with famous Mount Vesuvius in the background in golden evening light at sunset, Campania, Italy.

Registration open for Congress 2023

Delegates can now book at place at the 2023 EFPRA Congress in Naples, Italy which is being organised by Assograssi....

How do we use rendered products?

Safety, health and sustainability in the supply chain


High standards of traceability are upheld right across the sector.


Rendering prevents the spread of animal and human diseases.


Rendering reduces waste and supports a circular economy.

Every year


Million tonnes of animal by-products are processed


Million tonnes of useful materials are recovered


Thousand tonnes of edible fats are produced