The National Zero Waste Council argues we need to focus on waste prevention as we produce more garbage per capita than 16 other OECD nations. This is a win-win scenario, as it isn’t just ecologically sound, it is economically prudent. The circular economy represents an opportunity to unlock $4.5 trillion US in global GDP by 2030. Read more here.
Just imagine if we had governments committed to the circular economy and a carbon-neutral economy, we could help to save the world.