Daan van den Elzen

Advisor, Waste Collection and Recycling, City of Rotterdam

Daan is Advisor on Waste Collection and Recycling for the City of Rotterdam. He developed the city’s Waste Management Directive and works on the program Rotterdam Circular where it involves waste management. Previous positions all relate to projects aiming to increase the city’s diversion rate from waste to energy for domestic waste. Main projects were the introduction of separate collection of organic waste and a new facility for sorting plastic packaging from the residual waste.