How can we power the transformation towards a Circular Economy?

A Circular Economy encompasses technical as well as biological cycles and has as a goal to keep materials and products at their highest utility and value during the whole up-cycling process.
Powered by renewable energy, Circular Economy is the challenge to radically re-think the way our economy functions.
The 2015 EU action plan for the Circular Economy creates a framework for transforming the economy of the European member states and for generating new sustainable competitive advantages for Europe.

But does the notion Circular Economy/Circulaire Economie/ Kreislaufwirtschaft stand for the same in different national context?

Embassy Lab Circular Economy focuses on the transformation strategies towards a Circular Economy.