Content with keyword: circular economy

Considering ‘Waste Value’ in the Circular Economy

CHERRIER, H., TÜRE, M., & OZCAGLAR-TOULOUSE, N. (2018). Published in Robert Crocker, Christopher Saint, Guanyi Chen, Yindong Tong (ed.) Unmaking Waste in Production and Consumption: Towards the Circular Economy, 91 – 102.

Designing and manufacturing long-lasting things and minimizing the use of material resources are central concerns to the circular economy. Yet, repairing and repurposing objects, and the experiences and knowledge of those who extend the life of objects at the consumption level, are absent from discussions on the circular economy.… >> continue reading