Nonoilen visited Norway where he actively participated on the Breaking the Barriers in a circular economy forum – part of the Oslo Innovation Week. Great reaction on real bio based – bio degradable plastic material , new contacts and ready to develop bilateral initiatives with Norwegian entities. Participation with support EEA and Norway grants – Fund for Bilateral Relations.
A circular economy is an industrial system that replaces the ‘end-of-life’ concept with restoration, shifts towards the use of renewable energy, eliminates the use of toxic chemicals, which impair reuse, and aims for the elimination of waste through the superior design of materials, products, systems, and, within this, business models. The elements of circular economy include: – waste management, – a strict differentiation between consumable and durable components of a product, replacement the concept of a consumer with that of a user, – energy efficiency. A circular economy requires improvements in material selection and product design (circular design), innovative business models, increase in general awareness and creation the skill base. […]