The EU-funded REBus programme can provide free expert support to established SMEs in the textiles and electronics sectors.

Please go to http://www.rebus.eu.com/news/sme-call for more information.

 

 
 
 
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If your business is implementing or considering implementing circular business models, joining this community is for you. Click on the ‘join this group' link (top right) to take advantage of:
Together we are building new value networks, identifying the innovation gaps and incubating the new partnerships that will help us deliver future generations of products. Join as a member of the group and you will receive e-mails announcing important news.

New and noteworthy

Help navigating legal & regulatory hurdles to circular business models

Is your company’s journey towards circular business models being hampered by legal or regulatory hurdles? If so, the UK Environmental Law Association (UKELA) would like to hear from you. ...

We're gearing up for RESOURCE 2015

Visit the Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK at RESOURCE 2015 . To date Innovate UK competitions ‘New Designs for a Circular Economy’, ‘Design Challenges for a Circular...

New document by the KTN: Whole-Life Performance: what does it mean in the building sector?

Whole-life performance is increasingly talked about within the building sector. But what is it and why is it important?   A new document titled  “Building Whole-Life...

Design Innovation for the Circular Economy report is now available

This KTN project examined how installed façades could be more effectively recycled during the demolition of buildings at end of life.    The concept of design for disassembly...

Innovate UK Circular Economy: Business Models Competition

Innovate UK is to invest up to £800k in feasibility studies into the business case for retaining value in durable goods through reuse, remanufacture or leasing/maintenance.   ...

Featured events

Tue 19 May 2015

The World Waste to Energy City Summit - 20% discount for KTN members

All Day

The 2015 World Waste to Energy City Summit, supported by KTN, brings together its best ever faculty of international waste management CEOs, developers, bankers, private equity financiers,...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Contact Us

The KTN is here to help your business with its networking and project development needs.  For collaboration building, funding advice and proposal development you can get assistance free of charge by getting in touch with:

 

Catherine Joce - Circular Economy Lead

Tel:          07584 705411

E-mail:    catherine.joce@ktn-uk.org

Twitter:  @Dr_CatJ

 

Ben Peace - Sustainability Lead

Tel:          07801 226431

E-mail:    ben.peace@ktn-uk.org

Twitter:  @BenPeace

 

 @esktn 

 

 

Latest news

Green Alliance Report: UK resource governance for the 21st century

This report highlights the risks to businesses and analyses the pros and cons of six...

Green Alliance Report: UK resource governance for the 21st century

This report highlights the risks to businesses and analyses the pros and cons of six...

Office for Resource Management bid launched in Parliament

A group of leading organisations in the manufacturing, infrastructure and environmental...

Help navigating legal & regulatory hurdles to circular business models

Is your company’s journey towards circular business models being hampered by legal or...

Resource 2015 - KTN and Innovate UK

KTN and Innovate UK had a busy week at Resource & Ecobuild 2015.  Resource event...

Upcoming events

Sun 14 Jun 2015

Remanufacturing conference & trade fair "Rematec" - June 2015, Amsterdam

All Day

June 2015 in Amsterdam will be the place to be if you're involved in remanufacturing. There is an...

From Remanufacturing

Mon 09 Nov 2015

Sustainable Innovation 2015

All Day

‘State of the Art’ Sustainable Innovation & Design. Sustainable Innovation 2015 will provide a...

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A little about Collaborations for a Circular Economy

Networking group building on Technology Strategy Board activities with the theme of re-thinking products, component and system design to retain material over several use cycles.