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The opportunities offered by the circular economy are being discussed during the current Climate Week New York City –  – event.

Princess Mary of Denmark has been speaking about its potential to transform the fashion industry, as part of the Big Apple’s week dedicated to advancing sustainable practices.

The good news for business is that sustainability and profits go hand-in-hand. Accenture valued the circular economy at $4.5 trillion in a report last year. The guide compiled by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) in collaboration with Accenture, urged CEOs to “seize the USD$ 4.5 trillion opportunity the circular economy represents”.

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