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eCircular

Plastic waste prevention through digital innovation

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About the programme

Catalysing a switch to a circular economy through plastic waste prevention

49 million tons of plastic were used in the EU in 2015 for packaging, building and construction, automotive, or electronics. Currently, less than 40 per cent of plastics are recycled, more than 30 per cent are incinerated for energy recovery and the remaining are landfilled. 

eCircular is closing the loop on these plastic materials and dematerialising of plastic demand, with the vision of a reaching a carbon-neutral material system by 2050.

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eCircular Workshop in Berlin

      Digital innovations to tackle the plastic challenges On 17 June 2019 the eCircular consortium...

eCircular Workshop in Berlin
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Sustainability insights of HelloFresh

What is HelloFresh? HelloFresh, the leading meal-kit delivery company in many established markets worldwide is setting a...

Sustainability insights of HelloFresh
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eCircular at the Joint Forces for Sustainability Forum

On March 20th 2019, eCircular took part in the Joint Forces for the Sustainability Forum. The Forum...

eCircular at the Joint Forces for Sustainability Forum
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EIT Climate-KIC

EIT Climate-KIC

Wuppertal Institute

Wuppertal Institute

University of Bologna

University of Bologna

Montan University

Montan University

Ecomatters

Ecomatters

Lund University

Lund University