Malou van der Vegt's scientific contributions

Publications (5)

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Circularity and recycling are gaining increased attention, yet the amount of recycled plastic applied in new products remains low. To accelerate its uptake by businesses, it will be useful to empirically investigate the barriers, enablers, needs and, ultimately, requirements to increase uptake of recycled plastic feedstock for the production of new...
Technical Report
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As part of the TRANSFORM-CE project, several (on line) workshops were organised to identify industry and business needs to use recycled materials in production processes. Seven in-depth works hops are done to achieve an inventory of the various barriers and enablers organisations face with the uptake of recycled plastic feedstock. This document com...
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A higher demand for materials, in combination with a decrease in the availability of many natural resources, have led to calls for the development of a circular economy. A growing number of cities recognise the need to contribute to this transition. What is unclear though, is what such a circular economy would entail for specific industries and sec...
Conference Paper
Circularity and recycling are gaining increased attention, yet the amount of recycled plastic applied in new products remains low. To accelerate uptake by businesses, it will be useful to empirically investigate the main barriers and enablers that organisations experience when using recycled plastic feedstock for the production of new plastic produ...
Technical Report
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This report presents four regional studies on business support programmes for inclusion or understanding of circular economy objectives. This is part of the TRANSFORM-CE project, which aims to convert single-use plastic waste into valuable new products. Besides a general overview on national and regional level, the focus of the report is on a sele...