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Thursday, 6 April 2017 - 12:00pm
Staff Writer
The post It pays to become a B-Corporation appeared first on Circulate .Read more
Wednesday, 5 April 2017 - 2:57pm
Seb Egerton-Read
Woven from Biosteel fibres, a material designed to mimic spider silk by a German biotech company called AMSilk, Adidas is set to release a fully biodegradable running trainer later this year with performance characteristics equivalent to their regular shoes. We covered the news in an edition of... Read more
Wednesday, 5 April 2017 - 12:00pm
Staff Writer
The post How automation is reshaping fashion appeared first on Circulate .Read more
Tuesday, 4 April 2017 - 12:30pm
Staff Writer
The post Graphene-based sieve turns seawater into drinking water appeared first on Circulate .Read more
Friday, 31 March 2017 - 7:50pm
Joe Iles
This week’s Circulate on Fridays is rollover edition! Double the fun. Enjoy! IDEO’s Tim Brown argues that ‘ we should design businesses like circles, not straight line s ’ in Quartz, explaining why the circular economy excites him as a designer, and sharing some examples of businesses innovating... Read more
Thursday, 30 March 2017 - 6:41pm
Seb Egerton-Read
The information technology revolution has only just begun, yet it is removing jobs faster than its creating them in a global economy which has faltering growth, social tensions, unemployment and resource issues. What are the consequences, and what needs to be done? In this episode we hear from... Read more
Thursday, 30 March 2017 - 11:18am
Nick Jeffries
C ities are places of ingenuity and delight as well as engines of economic growth and opportunity. However, they are also great concentrators of organic material that is often landfilled at high cost or leaked into the environment, causing a host of environmental problems. This throughput is a... Read more
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 12:27pm
Seb Egerton-Read
By committing to supplying electricity to all of its villages by May 2018, and aiming to provide power 24-7 to all households by 2019, the Indian government has set itself a formidable challenge. However, the latest policy initiative, which focuses on the potential of renewable-powered microgrids... Read more
Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 9:29am
Joe Iles
A new scoping paper from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation offers the first analysis on the circular economy and the ‘biocycle’, the flows of organic matter that concentrate in our towns and cities, a significant but largely untapped economic opportunity there for the taking. While the past six years... Read more
Monday, 27 March 2017 - 3:45pm
Seb Egerton-Read
Recently described as the “ Uber for bikes “, the rapid growth of dockless cycle-sharing schemes in China’s cities is staggering, a story that illustrates the potential hyper-charged impact of the latest digital technologies. Guardian correspondent Nick Van Mead reports on the scene in the Chinese... Read more

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