C-SERVEES aims to boost a resource-efficient circular economy in the electrical and electronic (E&E) sector through the development, testing, validation and transfer of new circular economic business models (CEBMs) based on systemic eco-innovative services.
Yesterday in the framework of the Circular Economy Stakeholder conference Mesbah Sabur participated in the panel on policies to continue the transition towards circular industrial value creation networks.
Having spend almost three years working closely with YES!Delft, we decided to extend our relationship and move into a new location in a vibrant and strongly innovative ecosystem for tech startups. Within this environment the Circularise team will be focusing on circular economy solutions backed by blockchain tech, while other innovative companies aim to make an impact in other key technologies of the digital society such as artificial intelligence.
We simply can not continue the way we, as a society, have been producing our goods and services. Products are build, used and subsequently thrown away. If we keep on disposing of these products and keep extracting resources at this rate, we as a species, in the long run, will be waist deep in trash and short on resources.
When one looks at the debate around supply chains today, the buzzword seems to be “transparency”. Why, then, is not transparency the way to circularity; and what is? We are going to argue in this article that the answer lies in a concept that we call “flexible transparency”.