highlights / 06.12.2019

Über 28 Millionen Weihnachtsbäume, viele Millionen Weihnachtskarten, Geschenkpapier, Baumschmuck, Lichterketten, an Weihnachten wird unser Konsum kräftig angekurbelt. Damit dies die Müllberge nicht weiter anwachsen lässt, ist nur ein wenig Nachdenken und Sorgfalt notwendig....

/ 11.10.2019

The Mazovia Circular Congress is a meeting of executives and leading experts in the field of circular economy. During the conference, you can listen to inspiring presentations, participate in interactive workshops, and learn about interesting case studies from Poland and Europe. Organizers of the event are the self-government of the Mazowieckie voivodeship and the Institute for Innovation and Responsible Development. Experts Participants: Eveline Lemke -Founder of Thinking Circular, expert on energy, raw materials and eco-design, former green Minister for Economic Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister in Rhineland-Palatinate. Dr hab. Joanna Kulczycka - Head of...

Circular Economy, Tools / 21.06.2019

Circularity refers to a circular economy, which is an economic system aimed at making most out of resources. The circular vision is a world without waste. The approach is regenerative and as such in contrast to the traditional linear economy, which has a “take, make, dispose” model of production. According to the world circularity-gap report, there is a long way to go: Only 9 % of all resources are reused in the economic cycle while 91 % turns into waste after the end of life of the product. Circular...

Circular Economy, general / 07.03.2019

The company Biovegan from Bonefeld in the district Neuwied, produces baking ingredients, baking mixes, sauces and desserts. Now Biovegan has developed the first compostable packaging for their baking powder. The Thinking Circular team is delighted to accompany Biovegan on its journey towards Circular Packaging. What is the goal? With the new packaging, which consists of renewable and compostable raw materials, Biovegan wants to make a contributionto our planet by reducing plastic use. The entire packaging - both primary product packaging and the transparent film used to bundle individual packages...