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Summary:

This Issues Paper informs the Commissioner and the ACT on the potential of a circular economy for the ACT.

The paper follows the:

The transition to renewables underpins the circular economy.

To illustrate the potential and raise awareness of a circular economy; Coffee, Beer and Riding have been explored conceptually.

Through collaboration between government and industry, a Circular#CBR strategy can strengthen our economy, create jobs, build resilience, provide leadership and inspiration for our region and our country.



Links:

Ellen Macarthur Foundation: Global thought leader, hub of knowledge and resources on the circular economy

ACT No Waste:  Local ACT Policy and Information

National Waste Policy: Australia's Policy and Information

City of Glasgow: Example of a Circular Cities Strategy

Planet Ark: community based actions and campaigns