CIRCULAR PRACTICES FROM EUROPE
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.
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.