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Circular Economy: Don’t Let Waste Go to Waste

Cover_220_PSU_Policy brief 30
Published Date January 2020
Type of Publication Reports
Publication Under APEC Secretariat, APEC Policy Support Unit
Accessed 6318
Pages 8
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This policy brief considers the transformation to a circular economy as a response to the growing waste crisis. It discusses the waste problem in APEC and presents the benefits of circular practices in ensuring almost zero waste generation. Policies to enable the smooth adoption of circular economy principles are discussed, and APEC’s role in the area is highlighted.