Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development

Written By Hans Wiesmeth
Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 20 November 2020
  • ISBN : 0128218045
  • Pages : 326 pages
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Download or read book entitled Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development by author: Hans Wiesmeth which was release on 20 November 2020 and published by Elsevier with total page 326 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development presents the concept of the circular economy with the goal of understanding its present status and how to better implement it, particularly through environmental policies. It first tackles the definition of a circular economy in the context of sustainability and the differences in defining the concept across disciplines, including its fallibilities and practical examples. It then goes on to discuss the implementation of a circular economy, including the increasing variety of technological, mechanical, and chemical procedures to contend with and the need for stakeholder support in addition to improved business models. The second half of the book, therefore, presents tools, approaches, and practical examples of how to shape environmental policy to successfully implement a circular economy. It analyzes deficiencies of current regulations and lays the groundwork for the design of integrated environmental policies for a circular economy. Authored by an expert in environmental economics with decades of experience, Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development is a timely, practical guide for sustainability researchers and policymakers alike to move more efficiently toward a circular economy and sustainable development. Presents a clear view of the critical components, features, and issues of a circular economy Discusses a variety of practical examples from current policies in the context of a circular economy to better understand the challenges associated with its implementation Analyzes strengths and weaknesses of current environmental policies and their interactions with innovations in engineering and science

Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development

Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development
  • Author : Hans Wiesmeth
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2020-11-20
  • Total pages : 326
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : Implementing the Circular Economy for Sustainable Development presents the concept of the circular economy with the goal of understanding its present status and how to better implement it, particularly through environmental policies. It first tackles the definition of a circular economy in the context of sustainability and the differences in ...

Circular Economy Global Perspective

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  • Author : Sadhan Kumar Ghosh
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-11-01
  • Total pages : 452
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : A circular economy is an alternative to a traditional linear economy (make, use, dispose) in which we keep resources in use for as long as possible, extract the maximum value from them whilst in use, then recover and regenerate products and materials at the end of each service life. Circular ...

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Industrial Symbiosis for the Circular Economy
  • Author : Roberta Salomone,Andrea Cecchin,Pauline Deutz,Andrea Raggi,Laura Cutaia
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-02-07
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : The book is designed to help public and private decision-makers and academics deepen their knowledge and understanding of the contexts, obstacles and challenges of a variety of business types involved in Industrial Symbiosis and Circular Economy practices. Industrial Symbiosis is reported in the Action Plan on the Circular Economy developed ...

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  • Author : Mika Sillanpaa,Chaker Necibi
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-08
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : The Circular Economy: Case Studies about the Transition from the Linear Economy explores examples of the circular economy in action. Unlike other books that provide narrow perceptions of wide-ranging and highly interconnected paradigms, such as supply chains, recycling, businesses models and waste management, this book provides a comprehensive overview of ...

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Waste Management as Economic Industry Towards Circular Economy
  • Author : Sadhan Kumar Ghosh
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-03-13
  • Total pages : 203
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : This book highlights the latest advances in waste management, resource recovery and resource circulation in various countries, with a special emphasis on India. It leads the way towards a sustainable circular economy developing local economy and enhances the sustainability of the energy sector as a whole by holistically addressing waste ...

Green Innovation Sustainable Development and Circular Economy

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  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-15
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : Although green innovation and technology is not new, so far very limited information is available regarding the diversified approaches for green technologies and engineering. This book highlights the challenges and opportunities, offering a roadmap for using various approaches in the most cost effective way. The book discusses the interrelationship between ...

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  • Author : Sepp Eisenriegler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2020-11-24
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : The implementation of the circular economy will entail a major transformation from a resource-destroying, linear economy to a circular one that operates within the planet’s regenerative boundaries. This book presents an interim assessment of the implementation of a circular economy in the EU. It reveals what achievements have been ...

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  • Author : Natalia Yakovleva,Regina Frei,Sudhir Rama Murthy
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-05-21
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : This book presents a collection of studies on current best practices for delivering sustainable development policies within supply chains. It critiques the limitations of existing business theory and practice on sustainable supply chain management, and discusses opportunities for new conceptual models for businesses to engage with Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). ...

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  • Author : Alexandros Stefanakis,Ioannis Nikolaou
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-09-01
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : The concept of circular economy is based on strategies, practices, policies, and technologies to achieve principles related to reusing, recycling, redesigning, repurposing, remanufacturing, refurbishing and recovering water, waste materials, and nutrients to preserve natural resources. Ιt provides the necessary conditions to encourage economic and social actors to adopt strategies toward ...

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  • Author : S. Syngellakis,J. Melgarejo
  • Publisher : WIT Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-29
  • Total pages : 416
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : Presented at the 1st International Conference on Urban Growth and the Circular Economy that was held in Alicante, Spain the papers included in this book focus on the continuing and rapid growth of cities and their regions of influence and how that has led to the need to find new ...

Handbook of the Circular Economy

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  • Author : Miguel Brandão,David Lazarevic,Göran Finnveden
  • Publisher : Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Release Date : 2020-12-25
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : This crucial Handbook brings together the latest thinking on the circular economy, an area that has increasingly caught global attention. Contributors explore a broad range of themes such as recycling systems and new business models, as well as consolidating the many ways in which the topic has been dealt with ...

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  • Author : Elvira Haezendonck
  • Publisher : MDPI
  • Release Date : 2021-03-23
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : Today, most large port hubs include the circular economy transformation challenge, together with smart digitalization and Internet of Things (IoT), in their strategic priorities. However, many ports do not seem to have progressed beyond incremental, small-scale sustainable innovations or the support of rather fragmented sustainability initiatives. The challenges are complex, ...

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  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2019-09-27
  • Total pages : 302
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : Economic changes in a globalized world require businesses to create new management practices to remain competitive and successful. While a network paradigm is a key management development, the effective application of this paradigm in organizational practice is complicated by differing interpretations and approaches. Therefore, it is important to thoroughly understand ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2021-08-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : This book presents the advantages of the circular economy as a powerful - and inevitable - model for tackling the current challenges against shrinking resources and establishing the resource efficient economy. The experienced contributors present the status and strategies of circular economy implementation in several countries with hands on experience ...

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  • Publisher : Sustainability Science
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 434
  • ISBN : 0128218045
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Summary : This book addresses the issues associated with sustainable resource-circulating societies. It focuses on Asia, where both population growth and economic growth are increasingly prominent in the global context. The volume is divided into five chapters that cover topics related to technological or socioeconomic issues or a combination of both. The ...