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Louise Vet

More than two birds with one stone

16 / 11 / 2017

My first TEDXAmsterdam talk, in 2009, was called ‘Towards a circular economy: let’s be positive’. Yes…

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Lambert van Nistelrooij

Biobased: from niche to norm

15 / 12 / 2016

I was a guest speaker at the EU conference ‘The Role of the Regions in the…

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Colette Alma

VNCI: sustainable growth

04 / 08 / 2016

The Dutch chemical sector is world class, both on a academic and economic level. However, its…


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ReThink Waste Challenge
02:45

Nearly 200 students from over the world join the quest for a zero-waste future with the WUR ReThink Waste Challenge

On 18 January, students will kick off the ReThink Waste Challenge, an international student competition looking…

Harm ten Napel/Wageningen University & Research

Living Ecosystem sep 2022
05:53

How to get the biobased transition up and running

How can we involve more people in the biobased transition and stimulate the use of biobased…

Pierre Gielen

Janneke Krooneman at ZAP Groningen
03:59

“We now have a better grip on biology”

PHAs are special biopolymers. Strictly speaking, we may not call them bioplastics, because this material is…

Pierre Gielen

Auping1a
09:56

“The circular mattress is no longer a dream, the circular polyester textile chain is becoming reality”

Royal Auping will be building a new automated production line for circular customised mattresses in Deventer,…

Pierre Gielen

Network Meeting Chemical Recycling 6 April 2022
03:01

Moving forward by joining forces

A year after the launch in corona time, members of the Network Chemical Recycling of Circular…

Pierre Gielen

‘Chemical recycling approach will become global blueprint’
05:11

‘Chemical recycling approach will become global blueprint’

Chemical recycling will become a game changer in the waste processing and chemical sector. It is…

Pierre Gielen



News

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Stone piles
01:03

Circular use of soil, stone and gravel can save Europe €6 billion a year

Europe produces 4.2 billion tonnes of aggregates such as soil, stone and gravel every year. These…

Editorial office / De Bilt

Recycling waste
00:33

Students rise to the challenge: a world without waste

Zero waste, a sustainable world without waste, that is the ambition of the ReThink Waste Challenge.…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Harvesting Miscanthus
01:40

Dutch cabinet to boost biobased building

The Dutch government is going to encourage building with bio-based raw materials in the coming years.…

Editorial office / The Hague

Brussels by night
02:12

€215.5 million for advancing circular bio-based industries in Europe

CBE JU has published its Annual Work Programme for 2023, including information about the next call…

Editorial office / Brussels

Zero Waste concept
01:28

Students contributing to circular biobased economy

With the Rething Waste Student Challenge, Wageningen University & Research challenges students to develop a circular…

Editorial office / Wageningen

Model walks with bags through landscape of trash
01:21

BioFashionTech seeks partners to close the loop

Start-up BioFashionTech from the Northern Netherlands has developed a novel, scalable biotechnology process to upcycle pre-…

Editorial office / Groningen