Entrepreneurs

  • All
  • 2016 - 2017
  • 2015 - 2016
  • 2014 - 2015
  • 2013 - 2014

Alucha

2014 - 2015

Alucha develops and commercializes recycling solutions for complex waste streams using an industrially proven pyrolysis technology.

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Binbang

2016 - 2017

Binbang offers an easy and beautiful solution for separating waste streams in your home, to make recycling waste easier. 

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Brandt & Levie

2013 - 2014

Brandt & Levie is an artisanal sausage manufacturer that processes well-raised hogs from local farms into delightful meat products.

Closing the loop

2014 - 2015

Closing the loop developed a unique, circular way to extend the life cycle of mobile phones

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Coco Conserven

2016 - 2017

Coco Conserven cans sustainable and tasty meals, that you can keep for a long period of time, without refrigeration. This way they contribute to a sustainable food system.

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Crowdbuilding

2015 - 2016

Crowdbuilding is a platform that empowers citizens to create sustainable communities in buildings.

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De Buurtboer

2013 - 2014

De Buurtboer sources tasty products from local producers and delivers these on a daily basis to offices for a typically Dutch lunch.

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De Energiebespaarders

2015 - 2016

Energiebespaarders is een platform voor consumenten om 100% autonome en duurzame energievoorziening te realiseren, door de beste oplossingen te berekenen en lokale vakmannen te betrekken. 

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De Vrije Koe

2013 - 2014

De Vrije Koe delivers fair and sustainable meat from the Dutch Blaarkop cows to consumers, bars and restaurants.

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Elemetal 

2013 - 2014

Elemetal provides innovative chemical separation techniques for extracting metals and minerals from waste streams.

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Fasobiogaz

2014 - 2015

Fasobiogaz makes electricity out of waste in africa, with organic fertilizer and industrial heat as by-product.

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Flexbase

2014 - 2015

Flexbase designs and builds floating structures in areas where water forms a threat.

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Gerrard Street

2016 - 2017

Rents modular high-quality headphones, with easy to replace parts. This way Gerrard Street brings the circular economy to the electronics sector. You rent a pair for 7 euro’s a month, including repairs and updates. 

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Goodhout

2015 - 2016

Sustainably-sourced, engineered wood made from coconut waste, reducing our CO2 footprint & enriching the lives of locals

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Green4Print

2016 - 2017

Is an innovative product developer for the printing industry, supplying Cradle-to-cradle certified printing inks. This makes printing cleaner and healthier.

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GreenGraffiti

2013 - 2014

GreenGraffiti is a natural media agency delivering communication that has a high impact to audience with a low impact to the environment.

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Hemelswater

2016 - 2017

Hemelswater (Heavenswater) –  because of climate change we will experience more intense rains. On the other hand, clean water is an increasingly scarce resource. Heavenswater uses rainwater as a main ingredient for their products, starting with beer. Their Code Blond is the worlds first beer made from rainwater.

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Hortimare

2014 - 2015

Hortimare provides seaweed starting material, cultivation systems and services for a sustainable aquaculture sector.

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House of Eléonore (winner)

2016 - 2017

Creates bespoke jewels, handmade by exceptional artisans in The Netherlands, with responsibly sourced materials. With these beautiful jewels, House of Eleonore is a game-changer in her sector. 

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Kitchen Republic

2016 - 2017

Is the food business incubator in Amsterdam. Kitchen Republic offers their members – local food startups – access to professional kitchen space, knowledge and network, to grow their companies.

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Koneksie

2014 - 2015

Koneksie has created a sustainable mobility concept for the African motorcycle taxi industry, including a newly developmed motorcycle.

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MgAubel

2016 - 2017

Creates mineral composites as a sustainable alternative for concrete. They work on new builds and structural repairs in construction and infrastructure. This way they can build or do repairs quicker and cheaper than existing alternatives.

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Mokumono

2016 - 2017

Is a new  high quality, low maintenance bicycle brand with an innovative manufacturing process in The Netherlands. Mokumono offers a sustainable option for the million new bikes that get onto the Dutch roads each year.

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Mud Jeans (winner)

2014 - 2015

Mud Jeans introduces the circular economy in the fashion industry with the concept of cotton lease.

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MX3D

2015 - 2016

MX3D 3d prints large architectural and infrastructural objects with smart robots; MX3D produces locally, uses less materials and reduces the need for transport

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Newspaperwood

2015 - 2016

Newspaperwood reverses a traditional production process; from (news)paper back to wood and is dedicated to the development of this new material.

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Perpetual Plastic

2013 - 2014

Perpetual Plastic develops recycling technology that makes the plastic waste of the consumer usable in 3d-printers.

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QM Intelligence

2015 - 2016

QM intelligence enables companies to improve the sustainability of their products with unique digital tools, data and consumer insights.

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Rechtstreex (winner)

2015 - 2016

Rechtstreex is working on a new social, transparant short foodchain. One that is beneficial for producer, consumer and rechtstreex.

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Revolution In Material Apparel

2013 - 2014

Revolution In Material Apparel is a fashion concept with a unique perspective on sustainability and design using dead-stock.

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Rural Spark (winner)

2013 - 2014

Rural Spark (winner)  develops sustainable energy networks in rural India and aims to set the example for energy networks all over the world.

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Skytree

2014 - 2015

Skytree uses space technology for co2 supply, extraction & purification applications ranging from aircos to aquariums.

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SolarSwing Energy

2013 - 2014

SolarSwing Energy develops transparent solar panels that optimize daylight and solar energy production and turn glass buildings into sources of energy and well-being.

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Studio JUX (winner)

2013 - 2014

Studio JUX (winner) is a fashion brand with its own factory in Nepal that offers mid-segment designer collections made with respect for people and planet.

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Sustainer Homes

2016 - 2017

Makes sustainable architecture accessible. Sustainer Homes uses sustainable materials to build sustainable, wooden, energy neutral, modular homes that can operate off-grid.

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SUSTAY | responsible living

2013 - 2014

SUSTAY | responsible living is making future-proof housing accessible for everyone by providing a sustainable and affordable new standard of living.

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Susteq

2013 - 2014

Susteq develops prepaid water service for people all around the world.

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The Dutch Weed Burger

2015 - 2016

The dutch weed burger creates and operates vegan food concepts that will save the planet.

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Watt-Now

2015 - 2016

Watt-Now improves temporary off-grid energy systems in the event industry as a stepping stone to transition to 100% renewable off-grid energy worldwide.

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Windchallenge

2014 - 2015

Windchallenge developed a light, reliable, safe and quiet wind turbine for independent generation of renewable energy.

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Zzzoof

2014 - 2015

Zzzoof provides sustainable local logistics and keeps your city clean.

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