Circular Economy

The next decade is critical for the climate. Here’s how the circular economy can help

One week's worth of plastic waste, used and collected by one Japanese family trying to reduce the plastic waste it generates and its carbon footprint. Image: REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Naoko Ishii

Senior Executive Fellow, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation

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