Environment

Policy matters

Belgium

Stimulating the circular economy
22/06/2015
OVAM started the Flanders Materials Programme in 2012. It was based on the acknowledgement that Flanders is almost completely dependent on imports for a number of the raw materials that underpin its economy. Examples of resources that Flanders lacks include phosphates for food production and...
Wallonia's green cluster
10/09/2014
A competitiveness cluster in Belgium's southern region of Wallonia is showing how researchers and companies can collaborate to develop new eco-innovative projects that should ultimately pay dividends in terms of green economic growth. The GreenWin cluster brings together about 150 members,...
Belgian Catalogue of Recycled Products goes European
28/07/2011
Raise awareness on recycled products and make them more easily available to European potential buyers. A free European Catalogue of recycled products will soon be available.