CIRCULAR PRACTICES FROM EUROPE
TrÆls is a small company with 8 employees, which was established in 2016. They are a furniture
company that builds furniture or physical environments out of recycled wood materials for sale and
Pure Oceans cleans up beaches. They recycle the plastic from the beaches to make phone covers and sunglasses, which they sell via their webshop.
TARPREC is a small start-up with 10 employees, which was established in 2017 TARPREC is an abbreviation of the words 'tarpaulin recycling'. They deliver soft PCV, from recycled truck tarpaulins or warehouse tents, which are then prepared to be upcycled for new products.
FOLDO is an eco design studio in Romania, founded in 2015 by Nicolae Baciu out of passion for ecological design and love for nature.
ARUMANI Ibérica SL
Arumani manufactures and installs fluid handling machine rooms in hospitality projects, industry, shopping centers, data processing centers, etc.
LA CARRASCA Biofruits
LA CARRASCA Biofruits seeks with their brand name: LLUM ORGANICS to find new models to make high-quality, organic farming economically sustainable and commercially accessible.
Posidonia Cosmetics is are a new laboratory dedicated to the production of cosmetic products for facial and body care and also for hair. They develop traditional, natural and ecological formulae, a speciality of their company. The focus of Posidonia Cosmetics is on Ecological Cosmetics.
The company Enroll CZ is engaged in the production of mainly blown insulation for the construction of buildings, which it produces exclusively from waste material. The company specializes in the recycling of paper, polystyrene and cotton, which it transforms into various types of blown insulation.
Kabinet CB was established as a social enterprise with the aim of supporting socially disadvantaged families who use the services of the so-called furniture bank. The furniture bank obtains old furniture from donors and repairs it and redistributes it among the needy.
Landcraft is a small company north of Prague that specializes in the production of liqueurs and other alcoholic beverages. The company strives to produce alcohol using various waste materials, such as fruit peels, residual fruit puree and ciders, from which it produces unique alcoholic beverages.
Järvsö Gärdsmjölk is a small farm that produces milk and delivers it directly to the local food store and some restaurants. The milk is pasteurized on the farm and only transported 5 km from the farm. The customers buy the milk at the food store; they buy a bottle in the shop or bring one from home (the same bottle is reused multiple times).
The company started as a second-hand shop and they also refurbished and modernized old furniture. Later they expanded the company by selling new home decoration items as a compliment.
Återbrukshyttan is a different kind of glassworks that brings new life to old glass, by environmentally friendly recycling. All the products are individually remade/designed at the glassworks in Bollnäs, and the glass blower only uses old glass in her production.
Green Revolucia is a Zero-Waste shop created in 2017 with the aim of supporting the Zero-Waste movement and distributing alternatives to non-recyclable disposable products. Their mission is to make zero waste lifestyle affordable for everyone and that is the reason why they create and distribute sustainable alternatives to plastic disposable items.
KATTY FASHION LTD
Katty Fashion Ltd operates on the textile market since 2003, having a successful export experience and collaborating both with European partners as well as with suppliers, producers, regional development agencies, educational and research institutions from the local and regional market.
Szentábrahámi Herb Garden
“Szentábrahámi” Herb Garden is the first bio-certified herb and spice garden in Transylvania, where more than 60 varieties of medicinal plants are grown based on traditional organic methods.
PeelPioneers was founded as a start-up in 2017 with the idea of processing citrus peel and turning it into secondary raw materials. Since then, the company has grown to become a scale-up business, beeing the first company in the world that processes the components of citrus peels into valuable new raw materials, such as cellulose and pectin, thereby providing a 100% circular solution for the flow of citrus peels that remain after making fresh juice.
WasteBoards invented environmental friendly skateboards made of plastic waste - plastic bottle caps. The company collects the bottle caps at music festivals and through PlasticWhales, a plastic collecting company, that fishes the caps out of the Amsterdam canals. To maintain their unique caps pattern design WasteBoards created a complete new production method to guarantee the right strength and stiffness. Each WasteBoard is made by hand.