People’s lottery likes circular ideas

UK players of the People's Postcode Lottery are making a big contribution to the growth of the circular economy. The community-inspired lottery platform, which supports good causes, has distributed over £260...

UN Environment signs circular deal

The United Nations Environment Programme (UN Environment) is stepping up its efforts to support the circular economy. It announced this week at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, that it will ...

$1M for circular economy pioneers

(SWITZERLAND) The winners of the $1 million Circular Materials Challenge were revealed today at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos. Led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, in partnership with...

‘Redesigning fashion’s future’

(LONDON) A plan for a 'new textiles economy' has been unveiled today in one of the fashion capitals of the world. The Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s report 'A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion’s fut...

Deadline day for circular challenge

'How can we make all plastic packaging recyclable?' The $1 million Circular Materials Challenge, part of the New Plastics Economy Innovation Prize, from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, wants to find solution...

More big names are going circular

One of the most important circular economy programmes for businesses and public organisations continues to go from strength to strength. The Circular Economy 100 (CE100) project, an initiative from the Ellen...

Circular design winners announced

The winners of a $1 million circular economy challenge - to design a sustainable plastics industry - have been named. The Ellen MacArthur Foundation led the million dollar Circular Design Challenge, supporte...

Industry is re-thinking plastics

(GERMANY) Henkel is the latest major company to sign up to the New Plastics Economy initiative - led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation. Teaming up with a cross-sectoral group of industry stakeholders, it ...

It’s time to design a circular future

There is one week left to enter a $1 million circular economy challenge - led by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation - and help design a sustainable plastics industry. The million dollar Circular Design Challenge...

Learn about the circular economy

The circular economy is changing how businesses and governments operate. Developing plans for ditching the linear - take, make, dispose system - of doing things for a sustainable model is a key priority. So ...