Coffee residue converted to ink
Maayke Damen of Excess Materials Exchange presented converting coffee drab into ink as a result of their dating site for secondary materials. She presented this at the MVO Summer Event in Bussum, on the 4th of July 2019.
They use artificial intelligence and networking skills to find partners across branch boundaries to convert waste (excess material) into valuable products. So far they have found matches for in total 77 kton with an added value of 66 M€. With this match making vehicle industrial symbiosis takes off.
Harmsen Consultancy is partner of MVO; The Dutch Social Responsible Organisation for businesses.