Business Models for Circular Economy: Drivers and Barriers

Research output: Book/ReportReport


• Transforming present production and consumption systems towards Circular Economy will require that new models for value provision are devised by companies and accepted by consumers
• Numerous factors drive companies towards initiating the shift to more circular material flows
• Businesses also face many barriers on their way towards circular business models
• There is opportunity space to collectively work on reducing existing barriers and enhancing drivers and factors that may facilitate and enable companies to shift to circular business models


Research areas and keywords

Subject classification (UKÄ) – MANDATORY

  • Environmental Management
Original languageEnglish
PublisherInternational Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics, Lund University
Commissioning bodyMistra REES – Resource-Efficient and Effective Solutions
Publication statusPublished - 2016
Publication categoryPopular science