THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY

By using resources more effectively, a circular economy aims to decouple economic growth from the use of natural resources and ecosystems. Creating a regenerative system in which resource input and waste, emission, and energy leakage are minimised by slowing, closing, and narrowing energy and material loops. This can be achieved through long-lasting design, maintenance, repair, reuse, remanufacturing, refurbishing, and recycling. This is in contrast to a linear economy which is a ‘take, make, dispose’ model of production.

Below, you will find resources to help you get a better understanding of the Circular Economy, as well as information about how we can help you and your organisation be more circular.

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OUR RESOURCES

Circular Economy Compendium

Collaboration and the sharing of knowledge and resources is the most effective way to accelerate the impact needed socially, economically and environmentally. With that in mind, we have an ever growing compilation of resources including reports, whitepapers and more available free to view and share in both English as well as the Nordic Languages.

Circular Economy News

A weekly periodical gathering the latest news and views on the Circular Economy from around the world. Subscribe to automatically receive it in your inbox.

THE INTERSECTION

Technology is changing the way that cities, communities, businesses, NGOs and people access what they need. Understanding the impact of the platform and sharing economies and shifting to an access over ownership model can support a regenerative vs extractive economic solution that enables a transition to a Circular Economy

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OUR WORK

INNOVATING BUSINESS MODELS

The Circular Economy includes business models within a business, between businesses, within an organization, within an industry or in a place (city, region, country..)  that focuses on ecosystems and circular circuits rather than linear processes.

Worldwide, industries are being disrupted and a move to an access over ownership model
requires cutting edge technology in order to make the transition.

We provide the insight and technology to enable traditional companies to find their niche in the new economy.  

CIRCULAR VENTURES

In a circular economy, the most interesting opportunities may lie between organisations. Tapping into them will require a collaborative approach. We work to help develop new networks and clusters for place-based and/or industry-based innovation. We give them with the technology to suceed.

CIRCULAR STRATEGIES

Are there different or better ways to meet user needs by applying circular strategies? Brainstorming new solutions that are better for people and planet.
We can help your organisation transition to a more circular economy, reducing expenditures and identifying new revenue streams.

OUR MISSION

To increase resource utilization through smart solutions supporting a transition to a Circular Economy. Increased utilization of assets reduces overall consumption and creates positive economic, environmental and social impact. We actively work to change consumption habits  and increase the understanding of the importance of access over ownership.

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