There's a world of opportunity to re-think and re-design the way we make stuff.
Explaining the Circular Economy and How Society Can Re-think Progress
'Re-Thinking Progress' explores how through a change in perspective we can re-design the way our economy works - designing products that can be 'made to be made again' and powering the system with renewable energy. It questions whether with creativity and innovation we can build a restorative economy.
Humans Changed the Face of the Earth, Now We Rethink Our Future
What is the circular economy? What does it look like in practice? Who's doing it now? And how can you get involved? This week, the Ellen MacArthur Foundation launches a three-part video series that explores what the circular economy really means for businesses, people and society, and some of the most innovative examples of it in action today.
This zero-waste packaging is made from seaweed
Designing fibres so that products like carpets can be 100% recyclable and a replacement for plastic packaging made from seaweed. Watch the part two of our meet the redesigners film series, which showcases the circular economy in action.
You can rent and share these clothes
In the first episode of our meet the redesigners film series, which showcases the circular economy in action, we meet the people behind modular headphones that you subscribe to, rather than buy, a platform for renting and sharing clothes, and find out more about H&M's latest work on new business models.
This underground farm doesn't use soil
Mimicking nature's cycles on a buffalo farm, growing leafy greens and other plants under London's tube lines, and more from the team at Ooho. Watch the third part of our meet the redesigners film series, which showcases the circular economy in action.