News: CRR and Envirowise "Design for Remanufacture" event
On 19th March 2009, CRR and Envirowise co-hosted a Design for Remanufacture event in Birmingham and presentations from this event are now available.
Wednesday, 8th April 2009
Following introductions from CRR on background to reuse and remanufacture, and Envirowise on packaging materials selection, industrial practitioners presented case studies from their sectors (Edwards: Industrial Vacuum Pumps; Bond Group: Refrigerated Display Cabinets; Sony: Playstation®; and Wax RDC: design for remanufacture). This was followed by highly interactive workshops centred on the case studies. Pdfs of the presentations and the workshop outputs can be found via the links on this page.
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Request for stakeholder engagement from the Wuppertal Institute
The Wuppertal Institute are looking for reuse and remanufacturing stakeholders to contribute to two projects analysing the barriers to reuse and remanufacturing in Europe.
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.