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What is a Circular Economy?

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A circular economy is an industrial system that doesn't produce any waste that can be considered pollution. This is designed to produce either biological nutrients that reenter the environment safely or technical "nutrients" that are reused or recycled. A circular economy can be designed and implemented by considering the lifecycle of industrial processes and eliminating waste. There is no way to centrally design a system this complex such that a circular economy is implemented with regulations on firms in areas such as extended producer responsibility.

Circular Economy

This is the complete list of articles we have written about circular economy.
Adaptive Reuse
Advanced Economy
Circular Economy
Extended Producer Responsibility
Green Logistics
Land Footprint
Passive Design
Precautionary Principle
Rainwater Harvesting
Soil Carbon
Sustainable Design
Sustainable Economics
Systems Thinking
Waste Is Food
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