Key sectors that will catalyse the Australian circular economy
We’re here to support change as we restore our economy and remove waste from our systems.
WHAT IS THE CIRCULAR ECONOMY?
Circular economy is about decoupling economic growth from virgin resource use. Circular design of products, services and systems keep resources in the market longer, enabling sharing and reuse business models to become business as usual.
Valuation of the circular economy opportunity to the global economy by 2030.
number of new full time jobs the circular economy can generate in Australia
estimated economic benefit to Australia’s GDP from circular solutions.
of waste generated in NSW each year goes to landfill, costing businesses and households over $750m in waste levies
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