PyrOil – Oil from waste plastic

Waste plastic entering the natural environment is a growing problem around the world. Dutch company PyrOil is planning to provide one solution to clean up this problem by using the…

The Dutch Windwheel

The Dutch Windwheel is a landmark building that will be constructed in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Apart from having an iconic design consisting of two wheels, it is also going to…

CSEM: White Solar Panels

Swiss non-profit applied research company Centre Suisse d’Electronique et de Microtechnique (CSEM) based in Neuch├átel has developed a new solar panel technology that appears to be white. Until now solar…

What is ‘Circular economy’ ?

There are many definitions, but one useful one is: A durable economy which retains and reuses raw materials without needing additional new raw materials over the long term. Or: Goods…