The American architect William McDonough + Partners, developed a new full service cradle to cradle business park with 13 offices, greenhouses, sport facilities and more

megacities, challenges for mayors

With innovative technologies, megacities can become more environmentally friendly, increase the quality of life for their residents, and cut costs – all at the same time.

Megacities need strong visions and models to effectively compete on the global stage to respond to the needs of people, the environment, energy and other resources.


CIRCULAR ECONOMY: cheaper resources, more jobs

The opportunities of a circular economy are already proven in a lot of research reports. The most important: Carbon, Jobs and Resources

Circular Economy

  • Circulair ontwerpen, waar moet je aan denken?

    Het schiet nog niet zo op met circulaire ontwerpen en bouwsels. We hebben in Nederland natuurlijk nog niet zoveel ervaring met het hergebruiken van materialen en nog een andere vraag komt op: hoe kom ik aan bouwmaterialen die ik in mijn ontwerp zou kunnen gebruiken? Want soms moet je je ontwerp zelfs afstemmen op de […]

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On this page: 4 steps for managing climate risks, Trends and Finding Reports, Overview latest flood protecting solutions, Promising systems and Lessons Learned

fresh water technologies

Because methods for purification of water are just as different as recipes for favorite dishes, We have many fresh water solutions. Take a look.

BetterWorldSolutions collected products, trending concepts and more. For You! To build the cooler, healthier and cheaper city of the future. Every dollar or euro spent, you will earn three in return.

Since 2015, Brazilian solutions are considered at the federal level. And not just for drinking water shortage. The water crisis also leads to an energy crisis. Have a look at the whitepapers


  • Threat to the climate? – Our brains!

    Our brains and hearts are the biggest obstacles towards more sustainability. Technology is not the issue. That concludes Scientias in an interview with the Norwegian psychologist Per Espen Stoknes. Related posts: Flooding threat spreads to Severn and Thames riverside properties Water quality is under threat from fracking Will climate agreement be ambitious enough? Climate Paris […]

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Plastic Soup Solutions

For the first time, it’s calculated how much plastic ends in the oceans: at least 5 billion tons a year. In this dossier, you will find products, blogs and what you can do to stop the ocean’s pollution.

Catching, recycling and reducing

  • SpaceSweepers wants to clear the galaxy

    SpaceSweepers wants to clear the galaxy with a glue squirting space garbage truck. You will find this start up in Tokyo. Their mission is to remove galaxy’s debris.  Tokyo is home of SpaceSweepers, a company that specializes in cleaning up space debris. Founder Nobu Okada thinks he can fix the debris problem quickly. Related posts: This […]

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