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  • Circular Ocean features in EC Report on Circular Economy

    In 2015, the European Commission adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Package, which includes revised legislative proposals on waste to stimulate Europe’s transition towards a circular economy which will boost global competitiveness, foster sustainable economic growth and generate new jobs. The Circular Economy Package consists of an EU Action Plan for the Circular Economy that establishes […]

  • Circular Ocean Features at Sustainable Innovation Conference 2016

    Circular Ocean’s Lead Partner, Dr. Neil James of the Environmental Research Institute, University of the Highlands and Islands presented at the 21st Sustainable Innovation International Conference on November 8th 2016 at the University for the Creative Arts, Surrey, UK. Sustainable Innovation 2016 sought to provide a platform for discussion on the opportunities and challenges related to Circular Economy […]

  • Circular Ocean Hosts Successful #ChemHack Challenge in Inverness!

    Circular Ocean recently held a unique challenge event in Inverness, Scotland, to help turn marine plastic waste a useful resource. The #ChemHack Challenge took place as part of the 17th European Meeting on Environmental Chemistry (EMEC17), hosted by the Circular Ocean’s lead partner, the Environmental Research Institute, North Highland College, part of the University of […]