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. Dutch showcases can be submitted here.
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Milgro - Waste control and raw material recovery
Technology organization for managing natural capital
Kaumera - creating value from sewage
Biobased raw material extracted from sludge granules
Bluecon - Decentralized Small Scale Wastewater Solutions
Solutions which keep water circulating.
Join the Pipe - City Water
Filtered tap-water in a reusable bottle.
Healthy Seas– from waste to wear
Nylon fishing nets are regenerated together with other nylon waste
Waste2Wear - innovative textiles made from recycled plastics
100% traceable sustainable textiles
CLEAR RIVERS - litter traps
Fish plastic out of rivers
Groningen Seaports - Circulair Cluster Delfzijl
An innovative circular cluster and ongoing sustainable investments
The Ocean Cleanup – Saving the sea from plastic
Developing advanced technologies to rid the world’s oceans of plastic.
The Calcite Factory - processed calcite for a Circular Face Scrub
The Calcite Factory is an innovative facility where calcite – a ...
DRIVE - Biocomposite bicycle bridge
The Province of Fryslân (in the Netherlands) has a high circular ...
Schoonschip – a sustainable floating community
A new neighborhood has arrived in the north of Amsterdam. Located in a ...
ZERO BRINE – From industrial saline waste water to clean water and minerals
The Great Bubble Barrier
A sustainable fish-friendly technology to mitigate marine pollution
Vitens - Water as a source of the Circular Economy
Pharmafilter - Converting hospital waste water
Phario - bioplastics from waste water
Bioplastic with excellent technical properties produced by bacteria
FosVaatje - Your urine as fertilizer
Plastic fishing trips in Amsterdam’s canals