We find the right CIRCULAR STRATEGY for your eco-design challenge Plastics for change We source and supply RECYCLED MATERIALS with exceptional properties Fisching Gear Ropes for recycling We develop CUSTOMIZED MATERIALS from waste streams GUHL solid shampoo keeper boxes from recycled shampoo bottles We design and produce PRODUCTS AND PARTS from obsolet inventory
Strategy Brain


The right strategy is key in any change process. What materials can be easily substituted to reduce your product carbon footprint? What regulations might effect your todays material choices? Are you ready for the upcoming EU-legislation?

An analysis of your product and packaging portfolio will provide first insights. A hands-on Circular Economy Strategy Workshop inform about upcoming policy guidlines and identify the potential of lowering your Scope 3 carbon emissions towards your corporate net zero target.

SDGs United Nations
United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG).
Society and Economy growing from a functional Ecosystem.

Key Words: EU Green Deal, Packaging and Packaging Waste Directive (PPWD), Single Use Plastic Directive (SUP), EU Green Claims Guidline, Product Environmental Footprint (PEF), Sustainable Products Initiative, ecodesign, circular design, sustainable product development, material strategy, design for recycling, life cycle assessment



With 18 years of international experience in material scouting and supply chain managenment for world leading brands from over 20 sectors, we find the right material and processing partners according your requirements. We are specialiszed in recycling and the use of recycled content in new products. Within our partner network we even recycle hard to recycle plastics and other production waste. Please challenge us!

Circular Materials is the official partner of Plastics for Change , Pure Waste and Smile Plastics. Find out more about our other partners and collaborators here.

fair trade plastics for change rPET
100% recycled rPET, food-grade – Plastics For Change

Key Words: recycled polymers, post-consumer recycled, post-industrial recycled, biopolymers, renewable resource, biodegradable, ethically sourced plastic, fair trade, pure waste textiles

Research & Development


Circular Materials develops materials, takeback and recycling programms according clients requirements. For our custom material development we mainly use post-industrial and post-consumer waste streams. Beside recycled resources we have years of experience with biobased and biodegradable materials.

We customize your Circular Material! For packaging or long lasting, durable consumer goods. Water soluable or ultra durable. Just get in touch and let us know your requirements!

Blow Molding of furniture
Inspection of a foaming tool for furniture

Key Words: custom material development, special compound, recycled food contact packaging, bottle to bottle recycling, cosmetic packaging, mechanical recycling, chemical recycling, recycled fibres



Within our „Circular Manufacturing“ program, we collaborate with many brands to produce and supply custom Circular Materials or set up a Circular Manufacturing supply chain. We can close the loop using e.g. obsolet/off-spec products or any kind of collected items to produce new ones.

No matter if it´s only several tons or up to hundred tons a month. We take care of the whole Circular Manufacturing process. From design, inital trials, tool making, serial production till calculating ecological and economical benefits. Reliable and on time.


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Production of GUHL´s 2021 shampoo bar container using obsolet shampoo bottles.
Design, development, production by Circular Materials.
Key Words: circular manufacturing, circular design, closed-loop recycling, shredding, injection molding, production, toll processing, turn key solution

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circular design challenge