To ensure that in 2050 everyone has enough to eat and can buy the goods they need, like clothing and electrical devices, our economy needs to become circular. In a circular economy there is no waste. That’s because products are better designed and materials are reused as much as possible. To achieve this, the Government-wide programme for a Circular Economy was launched in September 2016.
The Netherlands joins leading group on Circular Economy
17-07-2018 | 17:43
With the membership of the Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE), the Netherlands will be able to share their...
Breakthrough in combating plastic soup
12-03-2018 | 10:20
In order to force a breakthrough, after many years, in the struggle against plastic soup, State Secretary for Infrastructure...
More collaboration with China to sustainabilise the economy
15-09-2017 | 09:09
The further sustainabilisation of the economy calls for knowledge sharing and close collaboration between the government...