About us

EcoCEO, bringing together state-of-the-art research from across Europe

EcoCEO and its supporting materials were developed in a collaboration between the following European Research Institutes.

VITO is a leading European independent research and technology organization in the areas of cleantech and sustainable development, elaborating solutions for the large societal challenges of today. VITO is a leading knowledge center on circular economy and sustainability.

The National Research Council (CNR) is the largest public Research Institution in Italy. CNR leads research activities in many fields, including the substitution of metals and conventional fossil-based materials by renewable carbon and bio-based innovative materials.

The Wuppertal Institute is a leading German research institute that develops models, strategies and instruments to support sustainable development at regional, national and international level. Its sustainability research focuses on resource, climate and energy-related challenges and their relation to economy and society. 

Tallinn University of Technology (TTÜ), is the leading engineering R&D institution in Estonia. The mission of TTÜ is to support Estonia’s sustainable development through R&D and science-based higher education in the fields of engineering, technology and natural and social sciences. 

With the collaboration of


Saskia Manshoven

Researcher Sustainable Materials

Anse Smeets

Researcher Sustainable Materials

EcoCEO was developed with the support of

EIT raw materials academy
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