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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

Composite bridge
02:45

Wind turbines: bridge to and from the future

Since 2009, Eemshaven has been one of the most important offshore wind ports along the North…

Thalles and Tielly in the BBE lab
05:05

New developments in the field of PHA

Sewage water and sludge are raw materials for the production of PHA: biodegradable biopolymers made by…

Pierre Gielen

Trees reach for the sky
04:33

Circular Biobased Delta accelerates green transition

The green transition towards a circular biobased economy in the Delta region must be accelerated. The…

Pierre Gielen

‘By collaboration we can extract more value from the circular plastics chain’
02:43

‘By collaboration we can extract more value from the circular plastics chain’

Circularity starts where plastic ends: the bins or the Plastic Heroes recycling bag. Collecting and sorting…

Pierre Gielen

Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics
04:13

Emmen expands testing facility for sustainable plastics

Over the next three years, Senbis in Emmen, the Netherlands, will be investing €5.5 million through…

Pierre Gielen


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PU foam
00:53

Creating a sustainable PU value chain

The PROMIS project in Flanders aims at making polyurethane (PU) more sustainable, by developing a new…

Editorial office / Antwerp

Wind turbine blades made with textiles
03:52

Wind turbine blades made more sustainable with textile

Wind turbines generate green electricity, but are themselves anything but sustainable. There is room for improvement,…

Editorial office / Edinburgh

Swedish PlasticsRecycling
01:12

Swedish company to build worlds largest climate neutral recycling plant

Swedish PlasticRecyling is investing about € 100 million (SEK 1 billion) in building the world’s largest…

Editorial office / Motala

Coca Cola bottles on a conveyor belt
00:59

Coca-Cola Netherlands switches to 100% rPET

Starting next week, Coca-Cola Netherlands will only use bottles made from 100% recycled plastic (rPET). No…

Editorial office / Rotterdam

Smoking chimney
00:58

Opportunities for major emission reductions in the chemical industry

The chemical industry is a major consumer of carbon and its demand will increase in the…

Editorial office / Hürth

Recycling PET bottles
01:14

Tackling plastic waste together and ensuring its recycling

The Circular Plastics Initiative aims to make plastics fully circular. To achieve this, it brings together…

Editorial office / Amersfoort