World Economic Forum embraces Cradle to Cradle methods for circular economy
The World Economic Forum (WEF) launched a major new business-led initiative at the Forum in Davos, Switzerland, entitled “Project Mainstream”, aimed at scaling up the circular economy. The new approach is substantively supported by Cradle to Cradle (C2C) scientific methods developed by Professor Michael Braungart and his teams at the C2C Chair at...
Workshop about business case tool for circular and healhy buildings and products
C2C ExpoLAB and all their partners invite you all to their workshop in which they present tools and more for calculating circular and healthy buildings and products. Click here for more information in Dutch and for regitration. Click here for more information in German and for regitration. This workshop will be in Dutch, Geman and English, so...
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation launched Delivering circular economy, toolkit policymakers
The Ellen MacArthur Foundation pulished a new study, named Delevering the circular economy. You can download this study using the link below. Hereby already a sneak preview: The toolkit complements the recently published report Growth Within: A circular economy vision for a competitive Europe by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, the...
The circulair model of future is profitable!
Cradle to Cradle is not science fiction, in fact: it is a business opportunity that more and more project organizations and companies understand. As more project and organizations translate these ambitions into practice, the development in the chain will increase. Government and educational institutes play an important role. By innovating...
Special keynote presentation by William McDonough - 12 March
On thursday 12th of March William McDonough will give a special keynote presentation at an event in Chicago organized by AIA Chicago, the USGBC, Shaw Contract Group and HOK. Click here for more information.
Showing credibility of Cradle to Cradle
“Acquiring insight into the value of Cradle to Cradle certification is an important step in the C2C journey. Hopefully the results will not only encourage new innovations but also boost the actual implementation of these. As a result of the impact study we are more able to apply these Cradle to Cradle products in the built environment.” Why are...
Pre-launch impact study: framework to measure economic, social, and environmental impacts of Cradle to Cradle Certified products
The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute engaged Trucost, the environmental data experts, to design a framework to measure the economic, social, and environmental impacts of Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM products. The results of this preliminary investigation, based on a small sample of ten certified products from ten very different...
Plantronics gets a new head office at Park 20|20
Source: propertynl A new head office of Plantronics will open at park 20|20, a Cradle to Cradle business area in the Netherlands. Click here to read more
New movie about City Hall Venlo during building process
Beeldwerk made a short movie about the City Hall Venlo on 22 March. Click here to read more about City Hall Venlo. Click here to watch the video.
New library item: Towards Circular Economy
In this report, the World Economic Forum and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, with analytics provided by McKinsey & Company, acting as project adviser, joined forces to reconcile the concept of scaling a circular economy within the reality of a global economy and complex multi-tier supply chains. The key objective is to propose a very specific...
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