Circularity principles have emerged as a crucial framework for rethinking how we design our economy in harmony with nature. This article explores the importance of measuring circularity, the associated challenges, and various methods and tools available to facilitate this critical endeavour.
In today's fast-paced world, electronic waste (e-waste) is a growing concern. E-waste, including discarded mobile phones, laptops, and other electronic devices, is one of the fastest-growing waste streams globally. The environmental challenges posed by e-waste are significant, from the improper disposal of hazardous materials to the depletion of valuable resources.
BINGO has reached a significant milestone in securing Department of Planning and Environment development approval for the Patons Lane Recycling Water Treatment Plant (RWTP) and Leachate Treatment Plant (LTP). This coincides with the reactivation of BINGO’s Patons Lane Landfill, which commenced operations on 3 July 2023.
The Bandag retread process exemplifies product circularity and a working circular economy within the tyre industry. The local manufacturing process re-captures the value of old truck tyre cases and retreads them to give them additional working life as high-quality Bandag products, before being recycled into raw materials or other products at their end of life.