Circular economy solutions

These innovative circular economy solutions have been implemented in England and France. We hope these case studies will inspire local authorities to launch similar initiatives in their area. 

Please use the filters to find solutions that interest you. Click the titles to read more.

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grapes, crisps, sandwich, cupcake, and a orange in three metal lunch boxes

Quality lunch boxes that will last a lifetime and reduce the need to discard cheap alternatives.

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fruits, vegetables, sandwiches in two containers

A borrowing service for reusable takeaway food containers.

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steam coming out of a reusable brown cup

Versoo offers a local recycling service for cardboard coffee cups in France.

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a person tying up their running shoes

A shoe brand that uses eco-fibre made from plastic waste to create recycled shoes.

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various different colours of cosmetic items

ReFactory take waste products and re-introduce them back into the supply chain to be used in everyday life.

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a sign saying 'recycling centre'

Love Essex aims to support and inspire residents to reduce their waste, recycle more and reduce environmental crimes.

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two different sized blue recycling boxes

A recycling campaign to provide better street bins and encourage Leeds residents to recycle more.