Industry waste becomes resource

Reuse of waste offers great opportunities for industry. But the economy is in trouble and investments are high.  Still, the municipalities of Amsterdam, Zaandam and the Amsterdam harbour together with Partners for Innovation set up four projects to transform waste into commodities.

Among others:

  • Recovery of phosphate for ICT¬†Fertilizers
  • Use of wood residues from Van Wessem Houtbewerking as bedding for horse stalls and flower beds
  • Residual heat from Ahold Coffee Company for Wine Excel bottle company

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