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Farm to table to dirt to farm: This local business wants to make composting the next recycling

The ultimate goal is to create a "circular economy" in the local food market where, Bessler said, "Food comes from the farms. It goes to the people.
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Emissions goals impossible without plastic reduction, think tank warns

… the fossil fuel sector in recent years if new alternatives to conventional plastics and circular economy based business models enter the mainstream.
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Kickstart: ‘World’s strongest recycled content standards’ coming to California

"This new law represents an essential step toward achieving a circular economy." Walton. 'A cyclical economy'. This week has been PN's first virtual …
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The circular economy is a shift away from our current linear take-make-waste extractive systems

For Africa, an important question is how to recover from COVID-19 while enhancing environmental sustainability. The concept of a circular economy is a …
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Consuming less, but better – the delicate balancing act of the circular economy

This idea is known as a circular economy, in which renewable energy powers systems that reuse materials, so that waste and pollution are reduced to …
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Energy Transitions Commission outlines priorities for a zero-carbon economy

… improving living standards in developing economies, by achieving dramatic improvements in energy efficiency and shifting to a circular economy.
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