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The Economic Benefits of Circular Business Models


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The world has long relied on a "linear economy", in which resources are extracted to make goods and then disposed of when the products are no longer needed. However, this model is suffering under the pressure of increasing commodity prices and greater volatility. At SB London 2013, Jamie Butterworth, CEO of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation discusses the economic benefits of circular business models that are 'restorative by design'.

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