Posts Categorized: Netherlands

Food waste converted into fibres for textiles

A material science startup company is focusing on recycling agricultural and post-consumer waste into high quality sustainable textiles.

Cardboard tents reduce festival waste

Two Dutch entrepreneurs could solve the waste problem at music festivals with sustainable tents made from fully recycable cardboard.

New shoes made from recycled gum

A fashion company is marketing a new sneaker with soles made from recycled gum.

World’s first plastic-free grocery aisle opens in Amsterdam

A Dutch grocery chain has installed an entirely plastic-free supermarket aisle to help shoppers cut down on plastic packaging.

Historic Dutch dike lights up with sustainable art installations

Showcasing the strength and beauty of an iconic design, the art project uses wind and passing cars to light up the structure and create shareable power.