Circular Economy in Practice: Supporting circularity along the value chain

29th April 2021


This webinar explored how the circular economy is gaining traction in every sector, but often the focus is on using some recycled materials, or highlighting the recyclability of the product/packaging – a ‘bit less bad’.

Focusing on “How to Build a More Resilient, Competitive and Sustainable Business”, the new edition of Catherine Weetman’s circular economy handbook sets out a Circular Economy Framework that highlights seven components for circular approaches. Covering business models, the design and supply chain, internal enablers and external accelerators, these components sub-divide into a simple checklist for concrete circular approaches.

This webinar included:

- A presentation of the framework, illustrated with examples;

- Case study insight from a circular economy experts in the agricultural sector;

- A discussion on how businesses could use the framework to highlight opportunities to make a sustainable impact, slowing the flow of resources, waste and pollution.

Speakers included:

• Catherine Weetman FCILT FRSA, Rethink Global

• Carina Millstone, Executive Director at Feedback Global

• Andy Whyle, Sustainability Specialist, Chair of the IEMA Circular Economy Network steering group

• Marc Jourdan, IEMA Policy & Engagement Lead

Presentations

'Food waste is a climate problem', C, Millstone, Feedback Global - CLICK HERE

Circular Economy in Practice: Supporting circularity along the value chain, C, Weetman, Rethink Global - CLICK HERE

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