Circular Economy

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© Photo by Federica Corona & Pietro Cristini
© Photo by Federica Corona & Pietro Cristini
© Photo by Federica Corona & Pietro Cristini
After and going beyond “green economy”, “circular economy” has become an increasingly popular development model in environmental policy.
The “circular economy”, as defined by the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, an important US Foundation which first formulated the concept, “is an economy designed to regenerate itself. In a circular economy there are two types of flows of material: biological, that can be reintegrated into the biosphere and technological, that will be revalorized and not introduced into the biosphere”. So the circular...