Circular economy

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Lombard inter-cluster collaboration in support to the transition towards Circular Economy

On May 5th Lombardy Region has officially approved The Lombardy Roadmap for Research and Innovation on Circular Economy which is providing a framework for the development of a sustainable, low carbon, resource efficient and competitive strategy for the transition to a more circular economy in the...
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Nordic Innovation Call for proposals: Circular Cities & New Circular Solutions

Deadline: 21 April 2020 at 13.00 CET The Nordic Innovation call for proposals Circular Cities & New Circular Solutions is Nordic Innovation's two-fold effort to challenge Nordic cities, companies, public bodies, industries, NGOs and other stakeholders to team up for new high-impact projects and to...
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New Circular Economy Action Plan supports a green future for Europe through the circular economy transition

A new Circular Economy Action Plan was adopted by the European Commission on 11 March as part of a policy package to support European industry and the European Green Deal. The Action Plan aims to make the European economy fit for a green future, strengthen competitiveness while protecting the...
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Conclusions on the Conference "Responsible Industry Leading the Sustainable Development on the example of Industry Clusters Connecting Circular Economy"

The conference “Responsible Industry Leading the Sustainable Development on the example of Industry Clusters Connecting Circular Economy”, organized by the Regional Council of Lapland in cooperation with European Commission (GROW.F2), Digipolis Oy (circular economy cluster) and City of Kemi, Finland...
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Basque Ecodesign Meeting 2020

When did you touch 150 ecodesigned industrial products “Made in the Basque Country”? 700 professionals will meet 55 companies sharing practical knowledge on how to make more business, greening products and services by Life Cycle Thinking. The “Basque Ecodesign Meeting 2020” will be held in Bilbao...
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Responsible Industry Leads the Sustainable Development – Industry Clusters Connecting Circular Economy

11-12 February 2020 Industrial Clusters and Circular Economy Responsible Industry Leads the Sustainable Development – Snow-castle seminar hall, Kemi, Finland “To learn, experience, observe, adapt, network and to match-make” Regional Council of Lapland in cooperation with European Commission...
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Clusters in the Circular Economy

"At least 250 green clusters in Europe are daily pushing the green transition forward. Helping companies to access the newest knowledge, testing new green business ideas and developing new green innovations. All of this accelerating, changing and supporting European businesses to be more focused on...
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EREK report — The implementation of the circular economy in Europe: Perspectives of EU industry cluster managers and regional policymakers

In the EU Action Plan for the Circular Economy, the European Commission defines circular economy as follows: “In a circular economy the value of products and materials is maintained for as long as possible; waste and resource use are minimised, and resources are kept within the economy when a...
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EU-Japan Centre Webinar 144: Circular Economy in Japan

Registration deadline: 07/10/2019 The webinar scheduled on 08-10-19 | 10:00 h - 11:00 h is targeted to EU companies seeking to collaborate with Japanese business in the area of circular economy. In 40 minutes from your desk, you will discover: The Japanese circular economy policies (national...
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High-level event of the Circular Plastics Alliance

On 11 December 2018 the European Commission announced the launch of the Circular Plastics Alliance, an alliance that gathers public and private stakeholders in the plastics value chains and has the purpose of improving the quality and economics of plastics recycling in Europe and ensuring the 10...
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FILEX France Forum

SAVE the DATE for FILEX France Forum the 1st Forum of the sectors of excellence and territorial ecosystems 12 and 13 September 2019, Paris (France) Organized by France Clusters and its partners, notably the CGET (Government agency for territorial cohesion), the Banque des Territoires (Bank of...
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Circular Economy Mission to Mexico

The Circular Economy Missions are a series of high-level political and business meetings in third countries to communicate and promote sustainable and resource-efficient policies. The missions are organised by the Directorate-General (DG) for the Environment of the European Commission and aim to...