Completing the Picture: How the Circular Economy Tackles Climate Change

coverNew paper Completing the Picture: How the Circular Economy Tackles Climate ChangeĀ by Ellen MacArthur Foundation argues that putting in place a circular economy is fundamental to tackling climate change holistically. Efforts to tackle the climate crisis with a focus on transitioning to renewable energy ignore the remaining 45% of emissions associated with making products (i.e. cars, food, clothes). With its systematic approach, a circular economy would reduce emissions and increase resilience.

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Region
Global
Resource type
Reports
Year
2019