Launch of the new brochure: A circular economy for plastics
On April 12th 2021, the international brochure on the Dutch circular plastics sector 'A circular economy for plastics; Let’s turn challenges into opportunities' was launched. With this brochure TNO and Holland Circular Hotspot bring their insights and solutions to the an international level and share their best practices.
Download the brochure A circular economy for plastics
The brochure was officially handed over by Marinke Wijngaard, managing director circular economy & environment to the Dutch minister for the environment Stientje van Veldhoven , at the WCEF+Climate pre-event ‘Circular Climate Booster’.
Quantifying plastic quality for a circular economy
The gamechanger in plastic recycling: TNO has developed a model for better plastic recycling: the Quality Model for Recycled Plastic.
TNO’s view of 2030: 50% of plastics designed for circularity
Our ambition for 2030: 50% plastics produced circularly. Currently, 70% of plastics are still incinerated. This can quickly be improved. Find out how.
Surprisingly, in addition to packaging, car tyres and agricultural plastic biggest sources of microplastics in the Netherlands
TNO's microplastics model has identified the biggest contributors to microplastics. There is also insight for action against microplastics.
Plastic waste in Indonesia gets value in 2 new P4G projects
How can we make plastics more sustainable? By extending their service life. We are researching the degradation of polymers and creating innovative solutions.