Essays about: "Circular Business Model"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 149 essays containing the words Circular Business Model.

  1. 1. Value Creation Processes in Inter-organizational Collaboration for Waste-to-resource Initiatives : A case study of the construction industry

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Matilda Dehlén; Jan Thomanitsch; [2022]
    Keywords : Inter-organizational collaboration; value creation; circular economy; waste-to-resource initiatives; construction industry;

    Abstract : The world’s linear economic system, operating under the make-use-dispose philosophy, creates heavy environmental issues such as resource depletion and exuberant waste creation. One industry that is strongly affiliated with these issues is the construction industry. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable and Circular Business Models: Textiles in West Africa

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Björkdahl; [2022]
    Keywords : sustainable business models; circular economy; West Africa; ECOWAS; business model innovation; textile and clothing industry; secondhand clothing; textile waste; sustainable business model pattern taxonomy; 45 SBM patterns; modèles d affaires durables; économie circulaire; Afrique de l Ouest; CEDEAO; innovation de modèle d affaires; industrie du textile et de l habillement; vêtements d occasion; déchets textiles; taxonomie des modèles d affaires durables;

    Abstract : West Africa’s textile and clothing (T&C) industries have persevered through the decline following the economic liberalization policies in the 1980s. This thesis seeks to explore the sustainable and circular business models which exist in the West African region. READ MORE

  3. 3. Household product refills as a solution to single-use packaging: Developing The Theory of Retailer Care

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Connor Bartek; Alexandra Rumbolt; [2022]
    Keywords : circular economy; eco retailer; fast-moving consumer goods; household products; plastics; refill systems; refillable goods; retailers; reuse; single-use packaging; Theory of Retailer Care; waste reduction; refills;

    Abstract : This research seeks to explore and understand retailers’ perspectives, realities, and actions regarding refill systems for household products. The reader can ponder not an answer to a question but rather grasp a deeper understanding of the retailers’ role within refill systems, as well as the feasibility of reducing single-use packaging for household products with a goal to reduce waste. READ MORE

  4. 4. Weaving a Story of Collaboration: The Case of the New Cotton Project : A Circular Business Ecosystem working towards a Circular Economy in the Fashion and Textiles Industry

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Delphine Froment; Marianna Siljander; [2022]
    Keywords : Circular Economy; Collaboration; Fashion and Textiles Industry; Circular Business Ecosystem; Circular Business Model; Textile Waste; Textile Recycling; Innovation; Theory of Collaborative Advantage;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is ranked as the fourth most environmentally harmful industries in the world. A main cause being the overruling destructive model of take-make-dispose that maintains our reliance on virgin materials. Academia and European Union policymakers believe the Circular Economy is a more sustainable alternative to this linear model. READ MORE

  5. 5. Circular Design and its applications in the Electric Guitar Industry : Development of a Circular Business Model System

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik, konst och samhälle

    Author : David Blomgren; [2022]
    Keywords : Circular Design; Circular Economy; sustainability; holistic design;

    Abstract : Our society is all the more shifting towards focusing on the impact that we have on the world’s climate and reducing our environmental impact is getting increasingly popular. Amongst efforts to reduce the impact of the products that we use, the field of Circular Design has emerged as a solution that tackles the problem at its roots in a holistic way, aiming to not only reduce the climate impact of products, but to transition our entire society into a sustainable one through the implementation of a Circular Economy. READ MORE