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Unilever, P&G and Kraft Heinz criticised for recycling label failures

Unilever, P&G and Kraft Heinz criticised for recycling label failures | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it

Companies say the task has been made difficult by differences in recycling rules in different parts of the UK and Europe

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Five ways you can help curb London’s massive food waste problem

Five ways you can help curb London’s massive food waste problem | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
There's nothing appealing about milk that's on the turn or a stale loaf of bread. But the latest stats surrounding food waste in London are also hard to stomach
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Carbon Trust Launches Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Certification

Carbon Trust Launches Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Certification | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
As businesses around the world continue to innovate closed-loop solutions and other initiatives to eliminate waste throughout their operations, The Carbon Trust will now be able to audit those efforts through its new standard for Zero Waste to...
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London support scheme launched to help SMEs scale up circular business models

London support scheme launched to help SMEs scale up circular business models | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
As research reveals that almost 90% of London boroughs have fallen below the national average for household recycling, a new business support programme has been launched to enable SMEs in the capital to adopt and scale up circular business models. - edie news centre
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Cities in the Netherlands sign deal for a circular economy

Cities in the Netherlands sign deal for a circular economy | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Eight cities in the Netherlands sign a deal to work together with government officials and think thanks towards a circular economy.
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Only a third of UK consumers' plastic packaging is recycled

Only a third of UK consumers' plastic packaging is recycled | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Two-thirds of such household waste is sent to landfill or incinerated each year, Recoup survey reveals
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General Motors Talks The Future Of Sustainable Design

General Motors Talks The Future Of Sustainable Design | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
General Motors met with other industry leaders to discuss the future of design and sustainability in the future.
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A circular fashion economy is about more than clothes

A circular fashion economy is about more than clothes | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
How we can change the business model of a £50 billion industry to make clothing work better for everyone.
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Developing products for a circular economy

Developing products for a circular economy | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Cross-functional collaboration and customer-focused design thinking can help companies reap more value from the energy and resources they use.
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Commission Boosts Circular Economy With €220m Investment

Commission Boosts Circular Economy With €220m Investment | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
The European Commission has approved an investment package of €222.7m from the EU budget to support Europe's transition to a circular economy.
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WRAP food project secures EU funding

Commission approves LIFE investment package for London scheme
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EU: 'Cut Food Waste In Half By 2030' Campaigners Tell Europe

EU: 'Cut Food Waste In Half By 2030' Campaigners Tell Europe | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
The EU’s Circular Economy Package is the world’s first chance at a legally binding, continent-wide and farm-to-fork target to reduce food waste. As the bat
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Raw intelligence: how data flows work, and why they matter

Raw intelligence: how data flows work, and why they matter | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Circulate - the go-to location for circular economy related news and insight.
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Scotland’s steps towards zero waste

While the Scottish waste, recycling and resource management market has had its challenges during 2016, there remain some significant opportunities as we continue on our journey
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USA: Bausch + Lomb launches contact lens, blister recycling program

USA: Bausch + Lomb launches contact lens, blister recycling program | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Contact lenses and blister packaging can now be recycled through a new program from Bausch + Lomb that also donates to blindness-preventio
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FRANCE: Paris rolls out public waste sorting stations to boost recycling

FRANCE: Paris rolls out public waste sorting stations to boost recycling | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Paris plans to build hundreds of public waste recycling stations to boost the low level of recycling in the French capital, city authorities said on Monday.
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HOLLAND: Renewable power purchase agreements - a path to the circular economy?

HOLLAND: Renewable power purchase agreements - a path to the circular economy? | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Two Dutch co-operatives and a consortium of four major international companies are powering a quiet revolution to the circular economy through a joint Power Purchase Agreement
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Closing the loop on the circular economy

Closing the loop on the circular economy | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
A new industrial process holds great promise for the global adoption of a regenerative economy.
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Zero waste, great taste - make the most of leftovers with tasty recipes

Zero waste, great taste - make the most of leftovers with tasty recipes | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Did you know that in Scotland we throw out enough food each year to make 800 million meals – enough to feed everyone in the country three times a day for 50 days? Zero Waste Scotland is calling on us all to act now and put an end to unnecessary food waste. The need to reduce …
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USA: Eileen Fisher has designs on keeping clothing out of landfills

USA: Eileen Fisher has designs on keeping clothing out of landfills | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Buying recycled items from trusted retailers is the next big fashion trend — and saves billions of tons of clothing from going to waste.
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EU and #China explore circular economy business opportunities

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Carlsberg obtains circular economy certification for Kronenbourg glass bottles

Carlsberg obtains circular economy certification for Kronenbourg glass bottles | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Global beverage company Carlsberg has become the first company in the world to be accredited with a Cradle-to-Cradle (C2C) bronze certification for a glass beverage packaging. - edie news centre
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Collaboration the catalyst for circular economy adoption, say business leaders

Collaboration the catalyst for circular economy adoption, say business leaders | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it

Businesses are beginning to understand and reap the benefits of implementing circular operating models, but adoption across numerous sectors will likely flounder unless enhanced cooperation paves the way to the "collaborative economy". - edie news centre

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The circular economy could help save the healthcare sector money and resources

The circular economy could help save the healthcare sector money and resources | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Use of refurbished equipment is commonplace in hospitals and a pay-per-use model is taking root too. In what other ways could the healthcare sector adopt circular economy principles?
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UK: In Fight Against Food Waste, Brits Find A Worthy Battlefield: The Home

UK: In Fight Against Food Waste, Brits Find A Worthy Battlefield: The Home | #CircularEconomy & #Waste | Scoop.it
Reducing food waste is complicated, but the clearest success story may be the United Kingdom, where households cut the amount of food they wasted by about 20 percent.
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