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 ...

Creative ideas for a circular economy

(LONDON) Students at a London arts college have pioneered a range of new products and concept ideas to show how plastics can be used within the circular economy. Final year students from Central Saint Mar...

Tune in to circular economy TV today

(LONDON) The circular economy's flagship organisation - the Ellen MacArthur Foundation - is holding a major summit in London today. Anyone who wants to learn more about what the circular economy is, why i...

Renault gears up for circular future

Renault is a trailblazer for car manufacturers across the world when it comes to the circular economy. The car giant aligns its manufacturing practices to circular principles - it was the first carmaker to do s...

Fast-tracking the circular economy

Car manufacturers are working hard to accelerate the industry's adoption of circular economy production methods. Renault, an early signatory to the Ellen MacArthur Foundation - back in 2010 - is one of the i...

$2 million prize for cleaner oceans

By 2050 the oceans could be filled with more plastics than fish if drastic action isn't taken now, according to one report. The shocking prediction was revealed by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation in: The New ...

BASF joins circular economy club

(GERMANY) BASF announced this week it has joined two Ellen MacArthur Foundation initiatives in a bid to boost its circular economy ambitions. The chemicals giant said it plans to work closely with other s...

Circular economy needs team work

The world's most famous circular economy club has its latest member. PA Consulting Group, a leading tech and innovation consultancy, announced this month it has joined the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s Circul...

Circular economy could save India $624 billion

India could save $624 billion a year by 2050 if it adopts circular economy principles, according to a new report. The Ellen MacArthur Foundation in association with the United Nations Conference on Trade and...