News: CRR News: Enhanced Capital Allowances
CRR has met with Defra, the Carbon Trust and HMRC to progress the idea that remanufactured products might be eligible under the ECA scheme.
Monday, 6th October 2008
In order to consider changing the scheme, Government would need convincing that: - Remanufacturing took place according to a stringent standard - There was no loss of efficiency in use with the remanufactured products - Remanufactured goods were expanding the market (i.e. competing against cheaper, less efficient products) rather than cannibalising sales of the identical new product.
CER to open SPARK Workshop on Circular Economy
David Fitzsimons, in his capacity as director of the European Remanufacturing Council (CER), will be opening a SPARK workshop event in Cardiff on 28th March.
Closing the loop on the circular economy
Nabil Nasr discusses the role of remanufacturing in the Circular Economy as part of the Ellen MacArthur Foundation's publication: "A New Dynamic 2: Effective Systems In a Circular Economy"
CRR contributes to Circular Economy report
Scaling the circular economy in Europe offers investment opportunities worth EUR320 billion, according to a new report produced by SYSTEMIQ with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation and with input from the CRR.