16 Mar 2016
The standardised USB plug removes confusion, waste and inefficiency in our IT systems; Sandy Rodger argues that standardising our recycling processes would do the same for end of life material recovery.
09 Feb 2016
Sandy Rodger FRSA explains why Circular Economy is a force for creating a new, transformational, conversation about resources - and not just a smaller elephant.
02 Feb 2016
Sandy Rodger FRSA reflects on the recent report from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's Project MainStream - The New Plastics Economy
12 Oct 2015
Over the next 25 years it is estimated that the cost to decommission oil and gas assets from the North Sea will cost £46bn.
08 Oct 2015
The Great Recovery team explore the circular economy opportunities associated with the decommissioning of North Sea Oil & Gas assets in our latest report.
11 Sep 2015
Craig Anderson FRSA
Craig Anderson OBE, Chief Executive of the Furniture Re-use Network, asks 'Are the waste and resources sectors having a reusable lightbulb moment when it comes to the circular economy?'
08 Sep 2015
Taking our unique design-focused approach to the
circular economy, The RSA Great Recovery partnered
with recycling and waste company SUEZ to ask the question: ‘How can we design better systems that will increase
rates of re-use and reduce the quantity of bulky items
reaching landfill and incineration?’
27 May 2015
The Great Recovery team get to work deconstructing an old sofa, bringing the circular economy to life on the streets of Clerkenwell.
17 May 2015
One of this year's Student Design Award briefs asked students to redesign a children's toy to eliminate waste and reduce environmental impacts.
09 Apr 2015
We're all familiar with dropping items into our household bins - this bottle for recycling, that packet for waste - but what happens to these bags and their contents when they leave our curbside?
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