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3D-printing

International CorrespondentsNews

Il  n’y a pas assez de 5 années de travail, de collaboration, d’exploration pour bien maîtriser un sujet aussi important que celui de l’économie circulaire, et des enjeux de l’open source dans les changements de paradigmes sociétaux. Cependant, je vais essayer rendre compte d’initiatives concordantes ayant des implications au-delà de  la France elle-même.

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Energy and Material FlowsFeatured

What are some of the trends in storing, communicating, and using big data when it comes to materials, and what impact could this have on the circular economy?

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FoodNews

Later this month, a 3D-printing pop-up restaurant, called “Food Ink”, will open in London. The restaurant promises to offer a completely different dining experience, rather than being served food that has been cooked and prepared by a chef, customers will be offered a selection of 3D-printed food items by the

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BusinessEnergy and Material FlowsNews

Every Friday, Circulate rounds up a collection of interesting circular economy related stories and articles. Today, we’re looking at 3D-printed upgrades and replacement parts for your car, a look inside the Solar Impulse, the aircraft powered entirely by solar energy, a new circular economy focused business initiative in Minnesota and much

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BusinessEnergy and Material FlowsNews

The modular design of technology, facilitated by an open source approach, could be a key feature of a circular economy – and it could open up significant business advantage in the process.

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Energy and Material FlowsFeatured

Material flows are becoming information flows. Here we will explore the implications for the circular economy.

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BusinessEnergy and Material FlowsNewsPeople and Society

Every Friday, Circulate rounds up a collection of interesting circular economy related stories and articles. Today, we’re recommending a piece on whether E-waste could represent the next gold rush, a Tanzanian startup using plastic waste as 3D-printing feedstock and more…

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CitiesEnergy and Material FlowsNewsPeople and Society

Every Friday, Circulate provides a roundup of some of the best circular economy articles, videos and podcasts that we’ve seen on the internet during the week. This Friday, we’re looking at a new form of bio plastic, the unbelievable growth of megacities, how NASA are pushing tech that could help develop a circular economy here on earth and more.

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BusinessNewsPeople and Society

Every Friday, Circulate rounds up a collection of interesting circular economy related stories and articles. For this weekend, we’re recommending a Wired piece on a Chinese startup that’s democratising manufacturing, a Fast Company article on the potential of the future cashless society and the MIT Technology Review’s article on an integrated grid

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A research team from Zhejiang University in Eastern China has used 3D-printing to create a new plastic polymer that can “shape-shift” after it has been produced. The approach has been called “4D-printing”, where the material is printed with inherent properties that allow it to take different forms in different conditions.

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