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Resource Efficiency

Image for Deposit and take back schemes for mobiles, carpet and coffee cups could boost circular economy
A study from Reloop Platform and Zero Waste Europe has demonstrated that existing economic instruments could boost the circular economy.
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Research from WRAP has shown that consumers are keen to find out more about how to recycle used electrical items.
Image for Veolia aiming to capture used coffee cups for recycling
A coffee cup recycling solution for on-the-go customers has been launched by Veolia.
Image for LWARB launches £2.8 billion route map to accelerate circular economy in London
The London Waste and Recycling Board (LWARB) has launched its route map to accelerate London’s transition to become a circular city.
Image for Resource Association puts forward ten steps for party manifestos
The Resource Association has issued a challenge to all political parties vying for power in the 2017 General Election to respond to the potential of the circular economy and better resource efficiency in their election manifestos.
Image for ESA calls for manifestos to include strong commitment to resource economy
The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has called on UK political parties to commit to building a strong and competitive resource economy in their manifestos.
Image for INCPEN backs use of coffee cups and plastic bottles in Parliamentary inquiry
The use of plastic bottles and coffee cups for consumers to drink on-the-go has been supported by INCPEN in its submission to the Environmental Audit Committee’s inquiry on disposable drinks packaging.
Image for ESA calls for planning system to be aligned with circular economy
The Environmental Services Association (ESA) has set out a number of recommendations to more closely align the planning system with the strategic objectives of the circular economy. 
Image for CIWM says Brexit should not mean end to EU environmental legislation in UK law
Following the triggering of Article 50 and the publication of the Great Repeal Bill, CIWM has said that UK environmental policy must not be eroded post-Brexit or sacrificed in trade deal negotiations.
Image for ESA warns that European circular economy plans must be realistic
Proposals put forward by the European Parliament need to be more realistic to ensure a circular economy, according to the ESA.
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Circular Economy Roundtable Discussion Part 3

The final part of our discussion, looking at the business opportunities in the circular economy.

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Circular Economy Roundtable Discussion Part 2

Part 2 of this three-part discussion looks at the practical implications of the circular economy

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