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Apply for the circular economy related EU R&I funding in the 2022 Horizon Europe calls!

Horizon Europe

Submit your R&I project proposal and attend Info days for the 2022 Horizon Europe circular economy related calls under Cluster 4 ‘Digital, Industry and Space’ and Cluster 6 ‘Food, Bioeconomy, Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environment’!

Cluster 4 calls are open for submission; deadline: 30 March 2022. Cluster 6 calls open for submission on 28 October 2021; deadline: 15 February 2022.

Circulab toolbox: apply regenerative economy principles


Available in seven languages, the Circulab toolbox has been tested and improved by hundreds of customers in many industrial sectors around the world since 2014.

These powerful tools make it possible to explore a context, map a business model with all its impacts, identify key stakeholders, and start generating circular and regenerative ideas under a systemic approach.

Organizing for Sustainability: A Guide to Developing New Business Models

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Start/End date: 
09 Aug 2021


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This open access book by Jan Jonker and Niels Faber aims to educate students and professionals on how to develop business models that have a positive impact on people, society and the ecological environment. It explores a different view of how to organise value creation, from a focus on almost exclusively monetary value creation to one that creates positive impact through multiple values.

Cross-KIC Circular Economy System Maps

EIT Community

The Cross-KIC circular economy system maps developed by the EIT Circular Economy Community consolidate two databases:

  1. The circular economy-related initiatives of recent years initiated, funded or supported by the six KICs involved in this community, and
  2. The initiatives related to circular economy in the portfolios of selected European stakeholders.

Sustainable healthcare waste management in the EU Circular Economy model

Health Care Without Harm

Start/End date: 
03 Nov 2020

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Health Care Without Harm has recently developed a set of global principles for sustainable healthcare waste management. This position paper builds on those principles and focuses on the situation in Europe – particularly with reference to the EU Circular Economy framework.

The Circular Toolbox: A step-by-step guide for apparel brands to launch rental and resale business model pilots

Circular Toolbox


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Circle Economy's Circular Toolbox is a free online, step-by-step guide for apparel brands to launch rental and resale business models in 10 months. The toolbox guides users through a tried and tested circular innovation process and provides them with all the resources they will need along the way.

Product Circularity Data Sheet

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Start/End date: 
01 Jan 2021

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The Product Circularity Data Sheet (PCDS) is the result of the European Circularity Dataset Initiative launched by the Ministry of the Economy of Luxembourg in 2018. More than 50 companies from 12 different countries have put together the proof of concept of the PCDS data template, including the related standard and its audit system. More information can be found on