What is the Circular Economy?

Updated on 01.12.2024

2 min read

Middle School
Life and earth sciences

A key concept for the environment and climate explained in under two minutes. The circular economy aims to organize the entire production chain, from the extraction of raw materials to , as well as product design, manufacturing and responsible consumption. It’s a sustainable model that engages entrepreneurs and consumers, and is designed to replace the linear economy, a model that is less cautious about wasting resources and energy.