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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

The New Plastics Economy

The New Plastics Economy – Rethinking the Future of Plastics A report by Project Mainstream, an initiative by the Ellen Macarthur Foundation, World Economic Forum and McKinsey & Company Circular Economy – Reduce Impact – Increase Prosperity The circular economy … 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

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

Scotland Excel

Waste Framework in Scotland Allocated to 35 Service Providers A total of 35 service providers have successfully bid for inclusion in a waste tender framework covering all 32 councils in Scotland – the first collaborative arrangement of its type north of … Continued

Closed Loop Recycling, SAP Business One

Closed Loop Recycling Go Live with SAP Business One “We chose SAP Business One because it would help improve efficiencies within our operations, facilitate increased profitability, and comply with the robust legislation that governs the recycling industry. The potential to enhance the system to meet our changing … Continued

ISB Global Closed Loop Plastics Manufacturing

SAP Business One for Plastics Manufacturing & Reprocessors One software solution for closed loop integration by leading software specialists SAP and sector experts ISB Global. SAP Business One – end to end process business management software suite. Reduce administration, speed … Continued

ECO Plastics, SAP, Waste & Recycling One

Eco Plastics Go Live with SAP, Waste & Recycling One ECO Plastics Ltd is the UK’s leading re-processor of recyclable materials. They currently operate Europe’s largest and most technically advanced Mixed Plastic Bottle sorting facility. This plant sorts 150,000 tons … Continued