Urban Mining is the process of recovering and reusing a city’s materials. It is a great way to reduce our waste and recuperate precious metals. It is still a developing process that needs time, research and funding
This article examines an alternative economic model often put forward as a better option for the planet than our current, linear economy: a circular economy. Considering the global and interconnected character of the issues we are facing today, a systemic change is needed. A circular economy is just that: a systemic shift towards a better way.