Manufacturing

Raw material stocks are under pressure worldwide. Annual global raw material extraction grows by an average of 4%. Both the Dutch and the European economies are highly dependent on the import of raw materials. Research found that 80% of surveyed Dutch manufacturing companies foresee problems with critical materials. Current supply chains are complex and vulnerable for shortages in crisis. Circular Economy strategies have the potential to offer solutions: circular design, sharing services and increase repair, re-use and remanufacturing. Find relevant showcases, events and news below.

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Ahrend - creating sustainable working environments

Ahrend - creating sustainable working environments

Designing and manufacturing quality products, which can be reused endlessly

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Circulus B.V. – from waste stream to raw materials

Circulus B.V. – from waste stream to raw materials

Circular products made from plastic and biomass waste streams

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Coolrec & KPN - Skating medals made of old mobile phones

Coolrec & KPN - Skating medals made of old mobile phones

Will your old mobile soon hang around a skating champion's neck?

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Van de Sant - Comfortable sustainable furniture

Van de Sant - Comfortable sustainable furniture

Furniture made from recovered ocean-bound plastics and waste streams

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Studio Wae - Circular Modular Rugs

Studio Wae - Circular Modular Rugs

Making scalable beautiful products from residual flows

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MycoTEX - 3D produced sustainable textiles from mushrooms roots

MycoTEX - 3D produced sustainable textiles from mushrooms roots

Mushroom roots that can be turned into sustainable and compostable garments

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Schijvens - 100% recycled corporate clothing

Schijvens - 100% recycled corporate clothing

From worn textile & plastic bottles to sustainable uniforms

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Leadax - Circular building materials out of PVB-waste

Leadax - Circular building materials out of PVB-waste

Turning plastic waste into high quality waterproofing products

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SEW-EURODRIVE – gearing up manufacturing

SEW-EURODRIVE – gearing up manufacturing

A major player in the development of motion control & industrial gearboxes.