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 signs international treaty on the safe and environmentally sound recycling of ships
20-02-2019 | 17:00
On 20 February 2019, at a meeting of the International Maritime Organisation (IMO), the Netherlands ratified the Hong Kong ...
State Secretary Van Veldhoven brings circular front runners to the Netherlands
25-01-2019 | 10:10
The Platform for Accelerating the Circular Economy (PACE) is relocating to the Netherlands. On the recommendation of State ...
First reusable flyover in the Netherlands
14-01-2019 | 10:50
Today saw the introduction of the first reusable concrete flyover in the Netherlands. The flyover bears dismantling without any ...