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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

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


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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

Plastic pellets
01:11

‘Boosting biomass as well as recycling turns bioplastics into carbon sink’

Plastics show the strongest production growth of all bulk materials and already account for 4.5% of…

Editorial office / Delft

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

Plastic recycling worker
01:40

Chemical industry sees no point in national plastic tax

A national tax on fossil plastics is not the right way to achieve a rapid reduction…

Editorial office / The Hague

Demolishing a concrete building
02:39

Biobased chemicals may lead to a breakthrough in cement recycling

The production of concrete causes 7% of total global CO2 emissions. These emissions can be significantly…

Editorial office

Thermoplastic Composites pilot launched in Netherlands
02:12

€9.6 Million for circular plastics transition in Limburg

With a financial boost of € 9.6 million from the EU's Horizon Green Deal programme, the…

Editorial office / Geleen