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UK startup Recycling Technologies has unveiled a new machine, which can be mass produced and transported to waste and recycling sites, which transforms discarded plastics back into its oil form.

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ISSNAF and Intesa Sanpaolo believe it’s imperative that we re-think how the global economy works and re-design the way we make things.

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This weekend’s Circulate on Fridays is a real beaut! The tour includes Nissan’s announcement of a rival for Tesla’s Powerwall, Oslo as a car-free utopia, the potential of synthetic spider silk as a widely used material source, and much more.

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Food waste figures, across the value chain, have been widely publicised. From production, through retail and consumption, more than one third of all of the food produced is wasted. It’s a significant challenge and systemic in nature, requiring a collection of innovative solutions based on a new set of principles. Wasteless,

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The circular economy is on the rise. The European Union has embraced the concept and corporations around the world are exploring circular business models. But progression is painfully slow. Still, each year, 6.5 million people are dying from air pollution, a third of all food is wasted and 8 million

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Our weekly roundup of circular economy stories includes a focus on a new report on the concept via Morgan Stanley, Renault hits an electric vehicle milestone and much more.

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Policymakers across the world have a vital role to play in the transition towards a plastics system that works.

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A national circular economy roadmap was published last year by parts of the Finnish government and Finnish Innovation Fund Sitra last year, showcasing a new direction for a country best known for surprisingly having one of the world’s leading education systems.

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Four circular economy nuggets we’ve been enjoying this week – something to watch, something to listen to, and a few bits to read for good measure.

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Apple hopes that it’ll eventually be able to manufacture iPhones, iPads, Macbooks, and other products using exclusively recycled materials, rather than relying upon mining finite resources. Released as part of the company’s annual environmental report, the announcement has understandably garnered significant media attention, but perhaps more importantly it offers a clear lens to

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