On 2 December 2015 the European Commission adopted the Circular Economy package to support the transition towards a more circular economy in the EU. This package consists of legislative proposals as well as of an Action Plan. One of the key initiatives for 2016 was ‘Innovation Deals for a Circular Economy’.
American Manganese Inc.’s proprietary hydrometallurgical process is able to extract almost 100% of lithium, nickel, manganese, cobalt, and aluminium from rechargeable batteries. This sounds promising, given that the worldwide lithium-ion battery market […]
Deutsche Version Versión española In November 2015 the Ellen MacArthur Foundation published the results of an extensive case study performed in Denmark in the report Potential for Denmark as a Circular Economy. […]
10.10.2017 Following the Summit, the Foundation’s Education team have put together an iTunes U collection containing all of the highlights from this year’s event. Relive the day and watch key speakers including: Leyla Acaroglu, Tim […]
In the UK the BSI (business standards company) has launched a new standard for the circular economy – ‘BS 8001: 2017: Framework for implementing the principles of the circular economy in organisations’. As […]
The World Circular Economy Forum 2017 from 5-7 June 2017 was a huge success. In the forefront I already made up my mind which presentations I would choose out of the different […]