WBCSD launches CEO Guide to the Circular Economy & Factor10 initiative

BITCI News - Jun 06, 2017

At the World Circular Economy Forum which took place in Helsinki on June 5th, the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) released its CEO Guide to the Circular Economy.



About the guide:

  • Aims to give CEOs and business leaders the tools they need to implement circular economy principles.
  • Outlines 5 business models and 3 disruptive technologies companies can explore and implement in order to seize the USD$ 4.5 trillion opportunity the circular economy represents.
  • Signed by 14 CEOs from the following companies: Accenture, AkzoNobel, Danone, ENEL, IFF, DSM, Solvay, Stora Enso, Tata, Unilever, and Veolia
  • Developed in cooperation with Accenture

Download the digital version and get into the circular mindset today.

WBCSD also announced its Factor10 initiative in this space. Factor10 brings companies together to reinvent how business finds, uses and disposes of the materials that make up global trade. It’s an initiative that will help to identify and remove the barriers that exist, while creating solutions that businesses all around the world can implement. Any company interested in implementing the circular economy is welcome to join.

Feel free to disseminate the information as widely as you  wish among your member companies and partners.

For more information visit WBCSD’s circular economy work and reach out to get involved.