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Waste management
03:59

Chemical recycling: the holy grail of the circular economy?

Chemical recycling turns waste plastics into renewable raw materials. It is no wonder that the interest…

Pierre Gielen

Circular is so much easier
03:40

“The circular economy requires a complete makeover”

“Uncoupling the use of raw materials from economic growth is impossible. You can’t create a circular…

Pierre Gielen

Lady bug on corn
03:56

BIC launches joint Vision for a European circular bio-society

‘In the circular bio-society, informed citizens choose more sustainable means to live and acknowledge and benefit…

Pierre Gielen

Weak links threaten biobased and circular chains 5
11:13

Weak links threaten biobased and circular chains

If the circular and biobased economy are to be successful on a large scale, then everything…

Marjolein Roggen

How patient do we have to be with the biobased economy? 1
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How patient do we have to be with the biobased economy?

The biobased economy is one of the pillars of our future society. Everyone agrees on that.…

Marjolein Roggen

‘Nobody can imagine what fully circular means’
08:48

‘Nobody can imagine what fully circular means’

Circular is very trendy. The Circular Economy and Bio-Based Economy were once abstract concepts, but these…

Pierre Gielen


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Inaugural address of Egbert Dommerholt
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Negative economic growth as an ideal

Our western economy is too dominant and revolves unilaterally around growth and profit. As a result,…

Editorial office / Groningen

Pulling ropes
00:54

Circular economy ambitions contradictory

The European and Dutch ambitions of realising a fully circular economy by 2050 are in danger…

Editorial office / Groningen

01:42

“Good time for investments in biobased”

“It is the right time to invest in biobased innovation,” says Michael Brandkamp, general partner of…

Editorial office / Brussels

Lady bug on corn
01:51

New European Circular Bioeconomy Fund launched

ECBF Management GmbH today announces the first closing of the European Circular Bioeconomy Fund (ECBF). ECBF…

Editorial office / Bonn

Unnecessary packaging or not?
01:59

U.S. Plastics Pact Launched

This week, the U.S. Plastics Pact was launched. It is a collaborative led by The Recycling…

Editorial office / Falls Church

European Commission building with flags
01:17

Core role for bio-based industries in EU’s Circular Economy Action Plan

The Bio-based Industries Consortium (BIC), Europe’s leading industry association putting innovation, circularity and sustainability at the…

Editorial office / Brussels