Circular Economy

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Eliminating waste and promoting the safe use of natural resources.

Did you know? One company says it can use recycled plastic bottles to repave roads in ways that last longer than standard methods.

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This Start-Up Gives Clothes A Digital ID To Help The Planet

EON creates online digital passports for garments, creating more sustainable business models.

The circular economy: how it can lead us on a path to real change
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Global Battery Alliance

This effort helps companies and governments develop guiding principles for the creation of a sustainable battery value chain by 2030.

Reuse Portal

This is a one-stop-shop collaboration platform to scale reuse solutions that address plastic pollution.

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Crowdsource Innovation

Shiwi SAC

We seek to create harmony between man and nature through the conscious consumption of products from natural protected areas.

Second Life

We support local, informal collectors on islands and in remote coastal areas to recover and transport ocean plastics and waste to recyclers.

Circularise

We help stakeholders across supply chains trace raw materials from their source into parts and ultimately to end products.

Serious Shea

We promote a novel value chain for shea butter to avoid the use of wood in the production of this popular commodity.

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