By the Circular Economy Club
The circular economy model is an alternative to the unsustainable linear model in which we live. In the current linear model we take resources, produce, consume and waste. In a circular economy, waste becomes a resource to produce something else. But it is not only about having a good waste management system in place, it is about designing products so that we do not generate waste in the first place. It is about thinking systemically about the effect of every product and service in the bigger picture.
The Circular Economy Club (CEC) is the international network of 3,100 circular economy professionals and organisations in over 100 countries. CEC was founded in London by the Spanish Anna Tarí. CEC’s activity is non-profit, global and open, anyone can join the club online for free. The club exists to spur collaboration by connecting professionals, because together we can have a higher impact.