What can we do to ensure that our sofas stay out of landfill, and instead have long lives of use and re-use? Here are our seven top tips.
Everyone has a story about bulky waste. The sofa in the garden, the mattress at the bus stop, the fridge in the parking lot. A quick survey of researchers...
Wuthigrai Siriphon is a Thai lecturer, weaver and designer. He recently received an MA Textiles from the RCA with a project on the development of hand woven textiles to...
We investigate the challenges of waste and the opportunities of a circular economy through the lens of design. Here's how we do it.
Simply Cups is the UK’s only paper cup collection and recycling service. RSA Director of Circular Economy, Sophie Thomas joined them in June 2015 for their annual Member’s Event.
Rype Office demonstrates the value of the Circular Economy by remanufacturing office furniture at half the recommended retail price of new and with less than one third the environmental...
The circular economy in action! Here Axion Recycling tell us about the development of Recofloor, the vinyl flooring take back scheme.
This recent report, from the Ellen MacArthur Foundation, quantifies the benefits for Europe of adopting a circular development path.
Product designer and RSA Great Recovery Intern Sebastian de Cabo discusses the implications of thinking beyond the first life of a product.
The RSA Great Recovery is funded by Innovate UK, and our second home is at Fab Lab London.
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