Introduction to Circular Economy

Event: ADB Circular Economy Sprint Series - Closing the Circle: Reducing Plastic Pollution and Promoting Green Businesses

Introduction to Circular Economy

23 September 2021
Author / Speaker: 
Marianne Bigum, ADB - Other materials by the author
Dave Albao, Philippine Reef and Rainforest Conservation Foundation Inc. - Other materials by the author

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The first session of the Circular Economy (CE) Sprint Series, Closing the Circle: Reducing Plastic Pollution and Promoting Green Businesses, introduced the circular plastics economy and the benefits of transitioning to a CE. It also discussed the causes and impacts of marine plastic pollution.

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