The circular economy is an exciting and inspiring approach to create a new economy, a new way of consuming, using and producing products. The circular economy aims to create a system without waste that keeps all resources flowing continuously between producers and users. A system with low environmental impact and high economic activity.
Can I offer my products as a subscription?
It seems consumers are fine with just having the benefits of a subscription – such as to music – rather than owning goods. This shift from ‘ownership to access’ (O2A) is growing rapidly, both in the B2B market and the B2C market.Read the article, download the report
Car sharing unlocked
The number of cars in Europe is set to decline as car sharing triggers a 'peak car' moment. Platforms and technology developments are encouraging more people to see car-sharing as a viable option, but there are still substantial barriers to growth.Read the article, download the report
Joint finance guidelines for circular economy
In July, ABN AMRO, ING and Rabobank launched joint circular-economy finance guidelines internationally, inspired by the ambition to create a common framework for financing the circular economy worldwide.Read the article