Topic 4 Benefits of Circular Economy

In order to reach a more sustainable and competitive European economy, Circular Economy brings wide range of benefits to business sectors, manufacturing and citizens in nature:

  • more innovative and efficient ways of producing and consuming;
  • protection for businesses against scarcity of resources and volatile prices;
  • opportunities for local jobs and social integration;
  • optimisation of waste management which boosts recycling and reduces landfill;
  • energy savings as fewer production processes require less energy;
  • benefits for the environment in terms of climate and biodiversity, air, soil and water pollution.