Javascript is not activated in your browser. This website needs javascript activated to work properly.
You are here

Business Models for Circular Economy : Drivers and Barriers

  • Oksana Mont
  • Andrius Plepys
  • Julia L.K. Nußholz
  • Katherine Whalen
Publishing year: 2016
Language: English
Document type: Report
Publisher: International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics, Lund University

Abstract english

• 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


  • Environmental Management


E-mail: oksana [dot] mont [at] iiiee [dot] lu [dot] se


The International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics

+46 46 222 02 50

+46 76 166 02 05

Tegnérsplatsen 4, Lund


International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics (IIIEE)

Lund University P.O. Box 196, 22100 Lund, Sweden
Visiting Address: Tegnérsplatsen 4,Lund

Telephone: + 46 46 222 00 00 Fax: + 46 46 222 02 10