At first sight, they may have little in common. But the world of Industry & Infrastructure, Climate & Energy, Finance & Prosperity are all fundamentally changing and require innovative solutions. The Blue Tulip Awards is not shying away from any of these challenges. In fact, with the winners of the 3rd Generation, it may have found solutions for some tough problems. Meet Gradyent, Naturbeads and Voyc.
Naturbeads preventing pollution
Plastic pollution is a big problem. A plastic island the size of France is reportedly floating in the middle of the ocean. But it’s not just a problem of big proportions. Tiny particles of plastic in cosmetics cause just as much harm. Through our sewage systems, they end up in open water where they are impossible to retrieve and embed themselves deep into nature’s ecosystems.