Closed Loop Recycling

Circular Economy in India

Circular Economy in India   Rapid Growth In a context characterised by unprecedented economic dynamism and a rapidly growing population, India stands at the threshold of profound choices about the path to future development. If it continues, the country’s economic … Continued

Circular Economy Theory to Practice

Circular Economy Theory to Practice McKinsey Center for Business and Environment Special edition, October 2016 Eric Hannon, Clarisse Magnin-Mallez, and Helga Vanthournout Its subtitle, Moving from theory to practice, refers to the transition taking place as companies in many sectors use circular-economy concepts to … Continued

Resource Productivity

Resource Productivity for Manufacturing Growth Resource productivity should be a top priority for manufacturers. This excerpt from a new book by McKinsey presents five core beliefs to drive growth by becoming leaner and greener. The Change in Resource Focus A … Continued

Smart Devices in a Circular Economy

A Circular Economy for Smart Devices – Opportunities in the US, UK and India A report by the Green Alliance Smartphones, tablets and laptops have moved from the fringe of computing to the mainstream in just five years. Sales of these … Continued

Resource Event

Resource Event Realising the Opportunities of a Circular Economy Resource is the annual three day congress and exhibition that brings together circular economy exponents. Rather than being about sustainability, it’s about good business. Join 11,000 professionals from businesses large and … Continued

Resource Information Data Exchange (RiDx)

SAP, Waste & Recycling One & Resource Information Data Exchange (RiDx) Providing the foundation required to help manage the Circular Economy. How can ISB Global & SAP help? By providing a networked infrastructure to aid UK councils and companies that operate within … Continued

Circular Economy – A More Ambitious Plan

Circular Economy – New, More Ambitious Plans to be Drafted in 2015 European Commission Vice President Frans Timmermans has confirmed that the policy proposals around waste drawn up by the previous Commission will be scrapped, but that a ‘more ambitious’ … Continued

The Circular Economy, ‘Anti-Competitive’

Circular Economy Would Inhibit Competitiveness     Concern is growing that an ambitious package to galvanise the circular economy in Europe could be blocked after leading businesses say the moves would inhibit competitiveness. The European Commission is set to discuss the proposed measures on … Continued

Circular Economy Package Axed

‘Dismay’ at EC Plans to Axe Circular Economy Package Members of the waste and resources industry, the manufacturing industry and environment groups have issued a joint statement today (11 December) expressing ‘dismay’ at the European Commission’s (EC) reported plans to … Continued

Extax Circular Economy Fiscal Reforms

Extax – A New Era & A New Plan – Fiscal Reforms for an Inclusive Circular Economy Extax – Transition Required In the European Union, awareness has grown that a transition is needed to an inclusive and circular economy, providing full employment … Continued