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The economy of the future is circular

Across the globe, nations are turning current resource use on its head and embracing a circular economy where the industrial system is regenerative.

Singapore has commenced its circular journey, with research and development being a key focus. It has its own challenges, being a small island with limited land and essentially no natural resources.

BY 2050, there will be almost 10 billion humans on earth - and going on current consumption patterns, we will need three whole Planet Earths to supply our resources. Since the industrial revolution, manufacturing and consumption of goods has occurred mostly on a linear continuum; a "take-make-

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