🇳🇱 Netherlands

The Interceptor

This solar-powered boat is made to clean the plastic waste in rivers

The floating device consists of an Interceptor vessel and a trash-collecting barrier that floats on the river.

solar bench

Solar panel bench with built-in phone chargers

In addition, these smart benches can also be equipped with fast 4G internet and air quality sensors.

S-CAPEPLUS

This evacuation mattress helps rescue people with reduced mobility in emergencies

Ergonomically designed for comfort, the solution ensures the fastest and easiest evacuation of vulnerable or immobile occupants.

Sanitronics Revolving Toilet

This revolving toilet automatically sanitizes itself after each user

The fancy toilet cleans itself, even under the seat, under high pressure (70 bar) using biodegradable soap.

Prison to be transformed into an eco-friendly neighborhood

One of the existing towers will become a green tower, containing a vertical public park that showcases modern urban farming concepts.

Bikescout

LED lights embedded in the road warn cars of approaching cyclists

Bikescout constantly monitors the speed and distance of oncoming cyclists, calculating their arrival time and notifying motorists via LED indicators in the road surface.

Green Villa

This villa makes “forest therapy” accessible in the middle of the city

The four-story building adopts the urban form of the neighboring buildings, while a gridded "rack" system covers its entire exterior with a variety of plants.

Dutch city creates 300+ bee-friendly bus stops

As part of the effort to combat the declining bee population, Utrecht has transformed 316 of its bus stops into bee stops.

WasteShark

This aqua drone can clean waterways, collect data

It's like a big aqua Roomba that cleans up waste and pollution while logging real-time water quality data.