Coro’s Blog: On Purpose
How the circular economy could end take-make-waste businesses
Published on December 4, 2015
Under the mainstream radar, businesses are innovating a new industrial paradigm: the closed loop (PDF) company.
The impetus? Our industrial economy is approaching a tipping point where the old “take-make-waste” business model will dead-end.
A growing and urbanizing global population and resource scarcity already are forcing some businesses to rethink their products based on the assumption of infinite and cheap material inputs.