Construction

In Europe 10-15% of building material is wasted during construction. 60% of European offices 60% are not used even in working hours. 54% of demolition materials is landfilled, while some countries only landfill 6%. In The Netherlands 97% of the construction and demolition waste is reused but mostly in low-grade applications. Circular Economy strategies have the potential to offer solutions: use renewable sources, share utilities and space, increase repair, re-use and remanufacturing. Find relevant showcases, events and news below.

Content

events
HCH

Opportunity Seminar Circular Economy within the Built Environment and Plastics in Belgium

online | 12th of October 2021

Opportunity Seminar Circular Economy within the Built Environment and Plastics in Belgium

Opportunities for Dutch companies in Belgium

showcase

Leadax – World's most sustainable flat roofing and flashing.

Leadax – World's most sustainable flat roofing and flashing.

Circular waterproofing materials, such as flashing and flat roofing

showcase

Easy Housing – Circular and climate-smart building system

Easy Housing – Circular and climate-smart building system

Affordable and sustainable housing

events
HCH

#EUCircularTalks: Relevance of deconstruction design to enable the renovation wave

online | 19th of July 2021

#EUCircularTalks: Relevance of deconstruction design to enable the renovation wave

A discussion panel on main challenges to deconstruction design

news
JUL 05, 2021

Request for information: Circular construction Israel

Request for information: Circular construction Israel

Opportunities for Dutch entrepreneurs

news
JUN 04, 2021

Opportunities for Circular Economy within the Irish construction and demolition sector

Opportunities for Circular Economy within the Irish construction and demolition sector

35% of public spending in Ireland has been on roads and housing

news
MAY 25, 2021

Dutch-English conversations on circular solutions in plastics, textiles and built environment!

Dutch-English conversations on circular solutions in plastics, textiles and built environment!

Strengthening collaboration between The UK and The Netherlands

events

Circular & sustainable construction Meet-up | Hungary and Slovakia

online | 9th of June 2021

Circular & sustainable construction Meet-up | Hungary and Slovakia

Sustainable construction business to Hungary and Slovakia

events
HCH | Dutch only

Pre-event Dubai Expo 2020

online | 9th of June 2021

Pre-event Dubai Expo 2020

Opportunities for Dutch entrepreneurs