The circular economy: less wastage, more added value

On the occasion of the first Circular Economy Conference, organised by ADEME (Agence De l’Environnement et de la Maîtrise de l’Energie – French Environment and Energy Management Agency) on 17th June, Antoine Frérot, CEO Managing Director of Veolia and sailor Ellen MacArthur, representing her Foundation, discuss this new economic model in the latest issue of Planet magazine. Considered by the President of the Republic to befundamental for France between now and 2025, the circular economy is essential faced with the challenges of protecting theenvironment, but should be seen first and foremost as an opportunity, they said in a joint interview.

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