Circular Economy Business Model

Whitepaper

HOW STANDARDS, AUDITING AND CERTIFICATION CAN HELP TRANSITION TO A CIRCULAR ECONOMY BUSINESS MODEL

Mar. 12 2020

Today’s businesses are rethinking their sustainability strategies, shifting their focus from simply reducing environmental impacts, to moving towards a circular economy business model. This renewable energy-powered model of production and consumption requires companies to rework their linear business models and embrace a closed-loop system for resources and products.  

This white paper explains what the circular economy is and how using standards, auditing and certification offers a pragmatic way for companies to begin their journey to responsible sourcing and
greater waste reduction. It shows how businesses can implement increasingly sustainable practices
on a step-by-step basis, helping them transition to a circular economy model at the pace that is right for them.

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