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.
Biorizon - the profitable way to bio-aromatics
Shared Research Center developing innovative chemical processes
Werflink - share construction equipment and materials
Online match-platform for construction companies to reduce waste
Amsterdam, The Netherlands | 9th until 10th of March 2021
Say Yes to Zero Waste
Schiphol Trade Park and Heembouw agreement for circular renovation of warehouse C-Bèta
More and new workspaces for circular entrepreneurs and events!
Leadax - Circular building materials out of PVB-waste
Turning plastic waste into high quality waterproofing products
Dutch CE companies and knowledge institutes take a next step in the collaboration with California
Trade Mission California November 2019
Denimtex - Jeans on the wall
A product that is not only circular but also functional.
The Mobile Factory - building with Lego
Making bricks from construction debris
All Transition Agendas now available in English
Transition agendas Construction, Manufacturing, Biomass and Food translated
Residual Value Calculator - encouraging reuse of construction products
In a context when circular economy actions are increasingly discussed, ...
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 ...
Modulo Resource and Recovery Centres - Modular environmental waste depots
SmartCrusher - Recycles concrete sustainably
Venlo City Hall
Bio-Based Bridge – Reducing use of fossil raw materials
Liander/RAU - Finding common ground in circular collaboration
Madaster - Attaching circular value to building materials
Rijkswaterstaat - Circular innovations
C-Bèta - Circular breeding ground
C-Bèta is a circular breeding ground in a former farm near Schiphol ...
BlueCity – Circular incubator
An inspiring local accelerator