Available now: Circular Construction & Built Environment Good Practice Sectoral Guide
The first of a report series aimed at supporting industry players in high-impact Irish sectors to transition to a circular economy
CIRCULÉIRE has just made the Circular Construction & Built Environment Good Practice Sectoral Guide publicly available.
The Guide is intended for those involved in the construction industry, including economic operators in the value chain, as well as policymakers.
- It profiles the sector in Ireland, outlines the economic and environmental impact of the sector, and describes some of the key policy drivers influencing circularity in the sector.
- It profiles 14 industry-led circular innovations, that are shaping the construction and built environment sector in Ireland and beyond.
- It draws our key lesson and recommendations on some of key opportunities to circularise the sector in Ireland.
This Guide is the first of a series of forthcoming reports targeted at Irish industry players in sectors deemed strategically important to supporting Ireland’s transition to a circular economy.
For further discussions about this report, get in touch with Sophie Reynolds, Circular Economy Senior Researcher.
CIRCULÉIRE is a public-private partnership co-created by Irish Manufacturing Research (IMR) and three strategic partners: the Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications (DECC), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and EIT Climate-KIC. Together with industry partners, CIRCULÉIRE aims to assist manufacturers and their supply chains to switch from linear to circular business models.
Read more about CIRCULÉIRE here.