Biophilica

We would warmly recommend any biomaterials startup 1-3 years away in scaling their innovation to join Circular Factory!

Biophilica is a startup that makes an alternative to leather from green waste. The material is compostable, recyclable and locally made, and can be used for shoes, bags and watch bands, among other things. Mila Nameth about participating Circular Factory in 2022: "We gained valuable insights for planning our factory stage by being part of Circular Factory. We are evaluating co-siting with a large feedstock supplier. We would warmly recommend any biomaterials startup 1-3 years away in scaling their innovation to join Circular Factory!"

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20.06.2024

Circular Factory presents six future circular captains of industry

In the transition to a circular economy, scaling up to a demo factory is not a sprint, but a marathon. All the more important to celebrate the milestones during the race. That's exactly what Thursday June 6 was all about: the participants of the second edition of the Circular Factory program celebrated a successful completion of this stage of their journey. Six diverse circular startups with a shared goal: opening a demo factory.

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25.09.2023

Outlander Materials, Hollands Wol Collectief, Cano-ela, NoPalm Ingredients, Pakt Packaging and Pectcof; the six start-ups in the second edition of Circular Factory

The second edition of Circular Factory has started with six new startups that want to be prepared for building a demo factory. All six startups have real potential to provide circular alternatives on industrial scale and this is desperately needed. The coming nine months the Circular Factory programme guides the six startups through the challenging scaling phase from pilot to demo plant.

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