As Dutch Design Week 2019 is in full swing (October 19-27, 2019), we are pleased to announce several exciting new partnerships. Together with DSM-Niaga we have proven durable, high performance laminated panels can be made without toxic ingredients and all materials can be recovered and reused, again and again. We also found a group of

Come and join us during the Dutch Design Week 2019 (19 – 27 October). We have partnered up with Niaga and The Embassy of Sustainable Design to beat material complexity. You can find us in the main exhibition area of the Innovation Powerhouse (TR Building). There we can show you how we are future-proofing everyday

During the G20 Japan/EU 2019 Joint Networking on Marine Plastic Litter in Tokyo, Japan, our own Sann Carriere presented ECOR as a viable alternative to combat marine plastic litter.  The purpose of this event (held on October 8th 2019) was to provide technical contributions to G20 members’ activities to address marine plastic litter, by specifying

The Future of Waste-based Materials, and Design for Disassembly with ECOR By Purva Chawla (click here to read the original) What sets ECOR apart from traditional materials like wood, MDF, and particleboard? ECOR has begun disrupting the commodity material market for traditional building materials, by not only being lower cost but also providing greater strength,

The burning of paddy straw on rice fields causes serious environmental and public health hazards throughout India. This, yet it is the quickest and cheapest way to prepare the land for the new season. However, the currently burnt paddy straw has huge potential. Dutch technology providers, such as Paperwise, Bio4Pack and ECOR turn the material

In late 2017, we saw an opportunity to combine complementing technologies, ECOR’s only natural fiber based panels with DSM-Niaga’s click-and-unclick adhesive to create fully recyclable, healthier alternatives to particleboard. Recently, the first DSM-Niaga® ECOR® Panels (NEPs) made from residual materials were delivered to the Makers community, a growing group of professional designers, scientists and craftsmen

Located in the middle of the Randstad and overlooking Schiphol, office building ‘Pharos’ does not offer square meters of floor space, but cubic meters of healthy working space Constructed in 2003, the building consists of a total of 22,000 m2 divided over 19 storeys of high-rise and 6 floors of low-rise, Pharos is an office building that is being

In October 2018, ECOR was one of the 12 startups that were handpicked to be part of ImpacTech’s 9th Startup Accelerator Program in Singapore. Startups gained exposure to a wide range of topics. The 4-month program that was delivered through modules and mentorship covered skills, leadership, enrichment and community building, amongst others. From being taught

ECOR’s attendance at CEFA 2018

The Circular Economy Forum of the Americas (CEFA) – an initiative organized by the Circular Economy Platform of the Americas (CEP-Americas), promoted by the Americas Sustainable Development Foundation (ASDF) – is a meeting point of people, companies and institutions that work and collaborate to make the transition to a circular economy (CE) on the American

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