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.
Find the latest additions directly below, pick a theme or use the search window.
We will be adding new cases on a regular basis. Contact us if you have an interesting case for us.
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CuRe Technology - Low energy molecular polyester recycling
Creating a fully circular polyester chain
Waste2Wear - innovative textiles made from recycled plastics
100% traceable sustainable textiles
Ahrend - creating sustainable working environments
Designing and manufacturing quality products, which can be reused endlessly
Circulus B.V. – from waste stream to raw materials
Circular products made from plastic and biomass waste streams
Circularise - supply chain transparency for circular economy
Material traceability in the plastic value chain
Van de Sant - Comfortable sustainable furniture
Furniture made from recovered ocean-bound plastics and waste streams
Biorizon - the profitable way to bio-aromatics
Shared Research Center developing innovative chemical processes
CLEAR RIVERS - litter traps
Fish plastic out of rivers
Green Serendipity - Renewable Carbon Plastics for packaging and products
Circular concept development and consultancy
Recycle Sint - Toolkit for toys swap markets
Why buy new toys if you can swap?
Groningen Seaports - Circulair Cluster Delfzijl
An innovative circular cluster and ongoing sustainable investments
FIBI-buffer – sustainable product protection
Reusable, biobased, compostable plastic alternative
BE O bottle - From oil plastic to bioplastic
A water bottle made from sugar cane residual material
Vibers - Biobased materials from elephant grass
Making the switch from traditional materials to organic
The Ocean Cleanup – Saving the sea from plastic
Developing advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic.
WasteBoards - Skateboarding on recycled bottle caps
Ever wondered what to do with 1,000 scrapped bottle caps?
Zero Waste Lab - Waste as a currency
Just 27% of the waste in Amsterdam is separated, unlike the rest of the ...
Upp! Circular Plastic Factory
Building materials made from local plastic waste
SweepSmart - Turning waste into happiness
Ocean Sole - from flip flop to art
DSM-Niaga - Recyclable carpets & technology
Fully recyclable carpet material
Interface - Carpets made from disregarded fishnets
Replacing raw materials and saving the wildlife
The Great Bubble Barrier
A sustainable fish-friendly technology to mitigate marine pollution
Van Werven Plastics Recycling - Clean plastics as raw materials
High-quality raw materials from post-consumer hard plastics