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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New and noteworthy

The Circulars 2016, the world’s premier circular economy award program, is now open for entries!

The Circulars is an initiative of the Young Global Leaders taskforce supported by the World Economic Forum. Its aim: to promote circular economy practices, ones marked by less dependence on raw...

European Brokerage Event: Circular Horizons 2016/17

European Business Brokerage event for Horizon2020 funding for resource efficient business models and the circular economy. Join us on 10 th September 2015 in London for...

The Open Source Circular Economy days London

From June 12 th -14 th the Open Source Circular Economy Days took place in at the Fab Lab London . Participants, from a variety of backgrounds, were introduced to challenges identified by...

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...

‘Significant’ progress in flexible packaging recyclability project

Significant progress has been made in trialling and developing new designs aimed at greatly improving the recyclability of flexible packaging, according to resource recovery specialist Axion...

Featured events

Thu 10 Sep 2015

European Brokerage Event: Circular Horizons 2016/17

All Day

European Business Brokerage event for Horizon2020 funding for resource efficient business models and the circular economy. Join us on 10th September 2015 in London for this event supported by REBus...

From Collaborations for a Circular Economy

Tue 15 Sep 2015

Responsible Procurement & Supplier Engagement Conference

All Day

Edie.net is delighted to announce the 4th annual Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement conference, to be held on Tuesday 15th September at the Holiday Inn, Birmingham City Centre. Since...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Mon 21 Sep 2015

Horizon 2020 Information Day

All Day

The European Commission is organising an Information Day on 21 September in Brussels to present the 2016 work programme of Horizon 2020's Societal Challenge "Climate Action, Environment, Resource...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Wed 07 Oct 2015

Water Scotland 2015

All Day

KTN is supporting the annual Water Scotland Conference and Exhibition, the event dedicated to the evolving needs of the Scottish water industry. This CPD–certified event will bring together over...

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

The Circulars 2016, the world’s premier circular economy award program, is now open for entries!

The Circulars is an initiative of the Young Global Leaders taskforce supported by the World...

Recovery of Rare Earths from Electronic Wastes document

A new document “Recovery of Rare Earths from Electronic wastes: An opportunity for High-Tech...

NANOPYME Workshop: Rare Earth-Free Permanent Magnets and Applications, September 2015

The NANOPYME Workshop: “ Rare Earth-Free Permanent Magnets and Applications” will take place...

EU - Latin America dialogue on Raw Materials September 2015: Extension of deadline for registration

As a follow up of the Raw Materials Diplomacy Event organised by the European Commission in...

European Brokerage Event: Circular Horizons 2016/17

European Business Brokerage event for Horizon2020 funding for resource efficient...

Upcoming events

Thu 10 Sep 2015

European Brokerage Event: Circular Horizons 2016/17

All Day

European Business Brokerage event for Horizon2020 funding for resource efficient business models...

From Collaborations for a Circular Economy

Tue 15 Sep 2015

Responsible Procurement & Supplier Engagement Conference

All Day

Edie.net is delighted to announce the 4th annual Responsible Procurement and Supplier Engagement...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 15 Sep 2015

RWM

All Day

RWM 2015 focuses on Resource Efficiency and Waste Management Solutions. This annual free event is...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Tue 15 Sep 2015

SCIP Networking Event - Supply Chain Design to Support the Circular Economy

18:30 until 21:00

WMG, The University of Warwick is holding a networking event for businesses interested in...

From Collaborations for a Circular Economy

Tue 15 Sep 2015

SCIP Networking Event: Supply Chain Design to Support the Circular Economy

18:30 until 21:00

WMG, The University of Warwick will be holding a networking event for businesses interested in...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

Thu 17 Sep 2015

UK Nutrient Platform: Edinburgh Meeting

All Day

The date and venue are set for the next meeting in the UK Nutrient Platform series. Building on...

From Sustainability & Resource Efficiency

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.