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International Correspondents

Circulate opens its doors to a selected number of foreign correspondents from different backgrounds, who share our vision to move towards a regenerative circular economy. Possessing deep local knowledge, these contributors will report on circular economy initiatives, highlighting progress made or barriers to overcome in the specific context of their country and beyond at q regional level. From India to Germany, from Mexico to Portugal, and from Norway to the USA they will report both in their native language or in English, contributing to a fuller, wider understanding of the circular economy at global scale.

International Correspondents

Incassable, léger, isolant, étanche, souple ou dur, résistant aux déchirures ou à la corrosion, les performances du plastique sont telles que son champ d’utilisation s’est étendu à tous les secteurs industriels. Remplaçant le métal dans de nombreuses applications, le plastique, moins lourd et moins onéreux, a rencontré un succès commercial

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BusinessInternational Correspondents

Slovenia, an EU country with 2 million inhabitants and 60% of its land area covered by forests, is home to a considerable amount of pristine natural capital. Since the 1980s, national campaigns and key messages have focused on this potential, resulting in strong public awareness and engagement for a positive

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International Correspondents

O tema da economia circular começa a ganhar grande impulso no Brasil, mercado em que a Ellen MacArthur Foundation está estabelecendo a primeira rede satélite da CE100, a CE100 Brasil, reunindo empresas nacionais e multinacionais, inovadores emergentes, governos e cidades e universidades para acelerar a transição para a economia circular

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CitiesInternational Correspondents

Founded in 1997, NihonMtecs is a manufacturer of interior decoration materials and what makes this company especially interesting is that the primary ingredients of all their products are recycled and organic, such as egg shells and cork. Recently added to their select portfolio of natural products is the “Egg Tile” (エッグタイル).

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International Correspondents

Das Hessische Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Energie und Landesentwicklung veröffentlichte kürzlich eine Studie zum Thema „Additive Fertigung“. Die Studie informiert nicht nur über zukünftige Potentiale und globale Perspektiven des „3D-Druckverfahrens“, sondern schlüsselt den verallgemeinerten Begriff in fünf heute bekannte und angewandte generative Fertigungsprinzipien auf, welche für die genauere Analyse eines „Circular Economy“ Potentials

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International Correspondents

Le 25 juin dernier s’ouvrait à Bruxelles la conférence de consultation sur l’économie circulaire. Les instances européennes – après avoir rejeté il y a quelques mois le paquet « économie circulaire » de la précédente administration -, affirmaient leur volonté de faire progresser cette nouvelle dynamique. « L’économie circulaire sera une tendance aussi

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International Correspondents

The Nissan Leaf electric car was launched in 2010 and has been gaining popularity ever since. However, one implication of the success of the Leaf and other electric vehicles has been the throughput of valuable resources needed to make each battery. To compound the issue, the battery has a useful lifespan of about 100,000

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BusinessInternational Correspondents

Vaak worden dezelfde Nederlandse bedrijven zoals Philips, Mud Jeans en Desso genoemd als het gaat om innovatieve circulaire voorbeelden.  Circulaire economie wint steeds meer terrein met initiatieven in steeds meer industrieën en vormen. Hier een handvol nieuwe voorbeelden: Bugaboo, Fairphone, Bundles, Pelican House en In the Loop. Bugaboo begon in

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International Correspondents

Desde agosto de 2014, a Cidade do Rio de Janeiro, iniciou o Rio Resiliente, um projeto para desenvolver sua estratégia de resiliência dentro do programa global 100 Cidades Resilientes (www.100resilientcities.org), da Fundação Rockefeller. Mais de 100 funcionários de cerca de 40 órgãos municipais, além de empresas de utilidades públicas da

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International Correspondents

Urbanisierung, ein globales Phänomen – immer mehr Menschen zieht es in die Stadt. Zu Beginn des 21. Jahrhunderts lebten bereits mehr als 50% der Weltbevölkerung in Städten. Die Vereinten Nationen prognostizieren, dass bis 2050 fast 70% der Menschen in urbanen Gebieten leben werden.

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