At Holland Circular Hotspot we aim to share our innovations, knowledge and experiences, as well as inspire international entrepreneurs and knowledge institutions with successful circular initiatives. We have gathered more than 100 cases of Dutch circular practices.
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We will be adding new cases on a regular basis. Contact us if you have an interesting case for us.
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Renewi & PeelPioneers - New materials from citrus peels
Producing raw material for cellulose and pectin
Biorizon - the profitable way to bio-aromatics
Shared Research Center developing innovative chemical processes
Groningen Seaports - Circulair Cluster Delfzijl
An innovative circular cluster and ongoing sustainable investments
Dutch Harvest – sustainable crop and compostable packaging
Hemp Tea from Dutch soil where all parts of the plant are used
PaperWise – wise with waste
PaperWise gives waste a second life
Vibers - Biobased materials from elephant grass
Making the switch from traditional materials to organic
Fruitleather – from fruit to leather-like material
Discarded fruit as a starting point
De Fruitmotor – circular fruit cultivation
Transforming surplus fruit into high-end regional products.
Schut Paper – Residual fiber as raw material
Paper that can be reused 7 times over.
Instock - Reducing food waste
Delicious restaurant meals from rescued food
Zero Waste Lab - Waste as a currency
Just 27% of the waste in Amsterdam is separated, unlike the rest of the ...
Kromkommer – Combating food wastage
One major reason why fruit and vegetables are wasted is the extreme ...
Greendish - Sustainable Menu Engineering
Vitens - Water as a source of the Circular Economy
The Vegetarian Butcher - Curb the cravings of meat lovers
Jaap Korteweg decided to become a vegetarian after the outbreaks of ...
The Waste Transformers - Turning organic waste into value on-site
Businesses wanting to tackle the issue of their organic waste had ...
Heineken Green Circles
Surplus Food Factory - Salvages food waste
Producing high quality food products for retail and catering