News - Circular economy
9 news items on Circular economy
Dutch expertise on EV charging goes to California
Charging electric cars needs to become easier, safer and smarter. Dutch environment minister Vivianne Heijnen and Yana Garcia ...
Heijnen at the G20: reuse key to preventing plastic soup
Recycling alone is not enough to combat plastic pollution and plastic soup. Worldwide, we need to focus more strongly on reusing ...
ICT-Pact: Joining forces towards circular and fair ICT
Today seven countries are signing the international Circular and Fair ICT Pact. The signatories commit to working together in ...
Van Veldhoven: some of the Green Deal agreements should be adopted worldwide
Agreements made in the European Green Deal about the obligatory reuse of materials should be adopted worldwide. This would ...
The circular economy is crucial to achieving the Paris climate goals
The Netherlands en the Finnish innovation fund SITRA to host online World Circular Economy Forum = Climate on 15-16 april 2021. ...
Can deposit system becomes fact
With effect from 31 December 2022, a can deposit scheme will be introduced, according to a memorandum by State Secretary Stientje ...
State Opening of Parliament: additional investments in road and railway maintenance
The Netherlands boasts an efficient infrastructure. Maintaining this infrastructure requires continued investments. In the years ...
State Secretary Van Veldhoven launches new campaign to combat packaging waste
Along with manufacturers, State Secretary Van Veldhoven (Environment) is launching a new campaign to combat packaging waste, as ...
Deposit on small plastic bottles to reduce street litter
1 July 2021 will see the introduction of a deposit on small plastic bottles. This is what State Secretary Stientje van Veldhoven ...